The Readings Podcast is a celebration of books, reading and pop culture. Episodes are published fortnightly and include author interviews, event recordings, booksellers chatting about their favourite reads, industry insights, and more.
Jess Hill in conversation
Jess Hill in conversation about how the #MeToo movement is changing Australia and her recently released Quarterly Essay, The Reckoning.
Live recording: Judith Brett in conversation
Judith Brett in conversation with Susan Carland about Brett's insightful collection of essays, Doing Politics.
Live recording: Maxine Beneba Clarke and Thuy On in conversation
On the eve of the publication of her fourth poetry collection How Decent Folk Behave, poet Maxine Beneba Clarke and Thuy On, author of the critically acclaimed poetry collection Turbulence, come together in a poetic dialogue to read recent poems and discuss reading and writing poetry in a changing world.
Live recording: Anna Downes and Christian White in conversation
A special crime event to celebrate the new novels from authors Christian White(Wild Place)and Anna Downes (The Shadow House). Coincidentally, both novels ask the question: why do good people do bad things?
This event is hosted by fellow author Kate Mildenhall.
Live recording: Helen Garner in conversation
A conversation on between friends Helen Garner and Charlotte Wood to celebrate the release of Garner's latest volume of diaries, How to End a Story.
Live recording: Trent Dalton in conversation
A conversation on love between Trent Dalton and Julia Baird (Phosphorescence) to celebrate the release of Dalton's latest work, Love Stories.
Just came across this podcast and chose the November discussion between Trent Dalton and Julia Baird around Love and Human connection as my starting point.
It was pure joy to listen to.
Can’t wait to dive into more episodes AND to read both of their books !
Love listening to this podcast- fabulous content for a bookworm like me. Great authors international and Australian. It’s excellent.