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The Rereaders Episode 84: The Go-Betweens Right Here, The 7th Function of Language and Nippers of Dead Bird Bay

December 5, 2017

In this week’s podcast we watch Kriv Stenders’ documentary, The Go-Betweens: Right Here. Then we read Laurent Binet’s novel The 7th Function of Language to ask, why did Roland Barthes cross the road? And finally, we laugh our red-and-yellow swimming caps off as we watch Comedy Central’s new webseries, Nippers of Dead Bird Bay.

The Rereaders Episode 83: Sisters, The Pool and Return of the ’90s Supermodels

November 14, 2017

In this week’s podcast we watch the seminal new Channel Ten drama, Sisters. Then we spread our towels out on a nice sunny spot to check out NGV Australia’s architecture exhibition, The Pool. And finally, we celebrate the cultural renaissance of the original ’90s supermodels.

Critical Attention Episode 6: Sonia Nair

November 8, 2017

Critical Attention is produced by Areej Nur, and co-presented by The Rereaders and Kill Your Darlings. In episode six, we chat to freelance writer and food critic Sonia Nair.