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The WalkleyTalks podcast hosts some of Australia's brightest and most respected luminaries in engaging, wide-ranging conversations on topics ranging from journalism and politics to sport and culture.

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The WalkleyTalks podcast hosts some of Australia's brightest and most respected luminaries in engaging, wide-ranging conversations on topics ranging from journalism and politics to sport and culture.

    Walkleys Live 2021: Chris Reason: Terror on the Ground – Lindt Café Siege

    Walkleys Live 2021: Chris Reason: Terror on the Ground – Lindt Café Siege

    Listen back to this podcast from live talks series “Walkleys Live: The Journalism Gene” at Sydney Festival 2021, with host Benjamin Law discussing Seven News’ host Chris Reason’s middle-of-the-action reporting on the Lindt Café Siege in Sydney and September 11 in New York and reflecting on the lessons of Reason’s esteemed career.

    This “Walkleys Live: The Journalism Gene” podcast was produced by Sydney Festival in collaboration with the Walkley Foundation.

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    Walkleys Live 2021: Kate McClymont: Digging up the underbelly of Sydney's upper echelon

    Walkleys Live 2021: Kate McClymont: Digging up the underbelly of Sydney's upper echelon

    Listen back to this podcast from live talks series “Walkleys Live: The Journalism Gene” at Sydney Festival 2021, with host Jan Fran delving into the countless massive investigations broken by The Sydney Morning Herald‘s investigative journalist Kate McClymont, a multiple Walkley-winner and hilarious storyteller.

    This “Walkleys Live: The Journalism Gene” podcast was produced by Sydney Festival in collaboration with the Walkley Foundation.

    • 1 hr
    Walkleys Live 2021: Patrick Abboud: 'Doing' Diversity, Out & Proud

    Walkleys Live 2021: Patrick Abboud: 'Doing' Diversity, Out & Proud

    Listen back to this podcast from live talks series “Walkleys Live: The Journalism Gene” at Sydney Festival 2021, with host Benjamin Law discussing with host, video journalist and storyteller Patrick Abboud his reporting from within subcultures and reputation for "doing diversity" right. This “Walkleys Live: The Journalism Gene” podcast was produced by Sydney Festival in collaboration with the Walkley Foundation.

    • 59 min
    Walkleys Live 2021: Laura Murphy-Oates & Lorena Allam: The Killing Times

    Walkleys Live 2021: Laura Murphy-Oates & Lorena Allam: The Killing Times

    Listen back to this podcast from live talks series “Walkleys Live: The Journalism Gene” at Sydney Festival 2021, with host Jan Fran exploring Walkley-winning work “The Killing Times” – an investigation tracking the state-sanctioned massacres of Indigenous people across Australia – with Guardian Australia’s Lorena Allam and Laura Murphy-Oates.

    This “Walkleys Live: The Journalism Gene” podcast was produced by Sydney Festival in collaboration with the Walkley Foundation.

    • 1 hr
    Walkleys Live 2021: Nick Moir & Sylvia Liber: Triggered – Photojournalism in Natural Disasters

    Walkleys Live 2021: Nick Moir & Sylvia Liber: Triggered – Photojournalism in Natural Disasters

    Listen back to this podcast from live talks series “Walkleys Live: The Journalism Gene” at Sydney Festival 2021, with host Benjamin Law discussing the art and pressures of photojournalism in natural disasters with photojournalists Sylvia Liber and Nick Moir.

    This “Walkleys Live: The Journalism Gene” podcast was produced by Sydney Festival in collaboration with the Walkley Foundation.

    • 59 min
    The Yarn Spinners

    The Yarn Spinners

    Journalism helps shine a light on injustice and changes our world for the better, but it can also be really entertaining. Hear from some of Australia’s great storytellers and yarn-spinners about the narrative techniques they use to make sure their message resonates with readers, listeners and viewers. From research to sparkling prose, you won’t want to miss this discussion about how to make great stories.

    Speakers:
    Kirsti Melville, documentary producer with ABC RN’s Earshot and The History Listen
    Helen Pitt, Sydney Morning Herald journalist & 2018 Walkley Book Award-winner for The House
    Michelle White, journalist, filmmaker & Community Arts Network
    Moderator: Lenore Taylor, editor, Guardian Australia

    This talk was recorded at the State Library of Western Australia on November 2, 2019, as part of our journalism festival in Perth, “Shining a light on the Truth”. Thanks to our presenting partner the State Library of Western Australia, and with support from major event partner Edith Cowan University, and event partner Curtin University.
    This episode was produced by Kevin Suarez, at the 2SER Studios in Sydney, Australia.

    • 47 min

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