Melinda Cilento, CEO of the Committee for Economic Development of Australia, describes a recent report on temporary migration. Dr Katerina Teaiwa discusses her recent article on climate change and the Pacific. Local group Chook Race swing by for a chat. Plus, the ‘Urban History’ segment with Dr David Nichols and the ‘Reading Room’ segment with Erica Wagner, publisher at Allen and Unwin.

Playlist for The Grapevine – 15 July 2019
  • EnumeratingGodtet
  • Pick Up / GalaxyDufresne
  • Murdered OutKim Gordan
  • Life Goes OnBEAK>
  • Al Hadaoui الهداويAttarazat, Addahabia and Faradjallah
  • I Al No NATakako Minekawa, Dustin Wong and Good Willsmith
  • Last I Head (He Was Circling The Drain)Thom Yorke
  • My New CareerNo Sister
  • BelovedPeak Twins
  • A BrotherLachlan & Studio Magic
  • At Your DoorChook Race
  • Sometimes Chook Race
  • FeederR.M.F.C.
  • Like the WindEmma Russack
  • RaimentsAmi Dang

About this program

Putting local issues in a global context, including weekly insights into our cities, democracy, rights, culture, energy and environment. All stitched together with a mixtape of music.

Regular guests and segments include: urban planning and history with Assoc/Prof David Nichols; Cam Walker's eco-update; Guardian Australia reporter Benita Kolovos on Victorian state politics; Jeff Sparrow on politics, society, and everything in between; freedom of information correspondent Petra Stock, and live music.

Program theme: Hugh Masekala's Grazing in the Grass

The podcast intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.