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The ReReaders on Red Dog: True Blue, Melbourne’s Beaches and the Best of 2016

January 12, 2017

In this week’s podcast we head to the cinema to roll around in the dirt with Red Dog: True Blue. Then we attempt to go swimming at Melbourne’s beaches with the hottest take of the summer in the Guardian. And finally, we round out 2016 by discussing our favourite books, films and more.

The ReReaders on The Near and the Far, David Hockney and SBS Viceland

December 20, 2016

In this week’s podcast, guest critic Nick Tapper steps in to replace the incomparable Dion Kagan. We are joined by David Carlin and Francesca Rendle-Short, the editors of ‘The Near and the Far’ – a new literary anthology that connects Asia and Australia. Then we walk through David Hockney’s curious exhibition ‘Current’, whose various works […]

The ReReaders on Nocturnal Animals, The Crown and Best Australian Essays

December 6, 2016

In this week’s podcast we stir awake to the nighttime rhythms of the Tom Ford directed, Amy Adams starring thriller Nocturnal Animals. Then we regally sit back and watch Netflix’s 10 part epic biopic of Queen Elizabeth the 2nd – The Crown. And finally, we inspect the contents of the latest Best Australian Essays, the […]