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The Rereaders on Kat Muscat, Online Opinion and Voiceworks

August 10, 2015

In this week’s podcast we look at the legacy of writer and editor Kat Muscat, who tragically passed away last week. From there, taking inspiration from Kat, we look at the rise of online think pieces. And finally we chat Voiceworks magazine and its 100th issue with editor Liz Flux.

The Rereaders on David Bowie Is, UnREAL and Adult Colouring Books

July 28, 2015

In this week’s podcast we look at ACMI’s blockbuster exhibition dedicated to David Bowie. Then we look at UnReal, the TV drama about Reality TV. And finally we chat about the adult colouring book craze and whether it represents the dumbing down of our readers, one crayon at a time.

The Rereaders on A Thoroughly Wet Mess, Glitch and Terminator: Genisys

July 13, 2015

In this week’s podcast we chat to Aden Rolfe about his new radio play A Thoroughly Wet Mess. Then we talk about the ABC’s new television drama Glitch, about the living dead. And finally we look at the Terminator: Genisys, the fifth entry in the undying franchise.