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The Rereaders on The Slap, Drown and The Longer Light Series

March 18, 2015

In this week’s podcast we look at the NBC’s redo of the ABC’s adaptation of Christos Tsiolkas’s The Slap. Then we take at a look at Drown, the new film from Dean Francis playing at the Melbourne Queer Film Festival. And finally we say goodbye to summer with a look at the new Australian literary project The Longer Light series from the Chart Collective.

The Rereaders on Fifty Shades of Grey, The Katering Show and Cereal Cafes

March 11, 2015

In this week’s podcast we talk about the inevitable film adaptation of the erotic bestseller Fifty Shades of Grey. Then we look at the viral comedy web series The Katering Show. And finally The Rereaders take a quick trip to Melbourne’s new cereal café.

The Rereaders on Citizenfour, internet brain and You’re Just Too Good To Be True

February 14, 2015

In this week’s podcast we talk about Citizenfour the documentary by Laura Poitras focusing in on the whistleblower Edward Snowden. Then we look at whether the internet is ruining your brain. And finally we are joined by Sofija Stefanovic to discuss her new book on the sad world of internet scammers, You’re Just To Be Good To Be True.