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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.

The Rereaders on LISTEN, Jessica Hopper and Alanis Morrisette’s Jagged Little Pill

July 3, 2015

In this week’s podcast we chat about Listen, a community dedicated to bringing feminism and equality into music in Australia. Then we chat Jessica Hooper’s new book ‘The First Collection of Criticism By A Living Female Rock Critic’. And finally, the nostalgia and emotion that is Alanis Morrisette’s Jagged Little Pill.

The Rereaders on The Coal Face, Clouds of Sils Maria, and Struggle Street

May 13, 2015

In this week’s podcast we take a closer look at Tom Doig’s Penguin Special, The Coal Face. Then we discuss Olivier Assayas’ new film starring Juliette Binoche and Kristen Stewart, Clouds of Sils Maria. And finally, we talk about SBS’s controversial new documentary series, Struggle Street.