100 episodes

Essential listening for anyone who cares about the printed word and developments in publishing. From independent publications, new forms of print media and graphic novels to little-known niche magazines, ‘The Stack’ is Monocle’s take on the world of print, focusing on everything from the glossiest fashion title to the grittiest local newspaper. 

The Stack Monocle Radio

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 34 Ratings

Essential listening for anyone who cares about the printed word and developments in publishing. From independent publications, new forms of print media and graphic novels to little-known niche magazines, ‘The Stack’ is Monocle’s take on the world of print, focusing on everything from the glossiest fashion title to the grittiest local newspaper. 

    The new Saint Laurent bookshop, a title on all things Balkans and a Manchester quarterly

    The new Saint Laurent bookshop, a title on all things Balkans and a Manchester quarterly

    Fashion giant Saint Laurent has opened a bookshop in Paris. We find out more. We also speak with the co-founder of ‘This is Badland’, a title about art and design from the Balkans, and head to Manchester to speak with the co-founder of ‘Proper’ magazine.
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    • 27 min
    ‘Direction of Travel’, ‘L’Illustré’ and ‘O Novo Rio’

    ‘Direction of Travel’, ‘L’Illustré’ and ‘O Novo Rio’

    We speak with Christian Nolle from ‘Direction of Travel’, a newspaper about the culture of flying. Plus: Monocle Radio’s Laura Kramer meets the editor of one of Switzerland’s oldest magazines, ‘L’Illustré’, and photographer William Rice heads to Rio de Janeiro for his latest photo project, ‘O Novo Rio’.
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    • 38 min
    ‘Ori’, ‘Office’ and ‘Fotografiska Berlin Magazine’

    ‘Ori’, ‘Office’ and ‘Fotografiska Berlin Magazine’

    This week on ‘The Stack’ we talk to the founder of a new travel publication, Simon Rasmussen from ‘Office’ and ‘Fotografiska Berlin Magazine
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    • 29 min
    Reinventing the newsstand and fashion criticism

    Reinventing the newsstand and fashion criticism

    We speak with Gautier Robial and James Laffar from News & Coffee, the newsstand kiosks started in Barcelona that are now expanding to the UK. Plus: Monocle’s fashion editor, Natalie Theodosi, looks at the future of fashion criticism.
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    • 29 min
    ‘Quarter Past Noon’, ‘The Island Book of Records’ and media in Iowa

    ‘Quarter Past Noon’, ‘The Island Book of Records’ and media in Iowa

    We head to Copenhagen to look at Danish design company &Tradition’s foray into publishing with food book ‘Quarter Past Noon’. Plus: we look at the history of Island Records with Neil Storey, editor of ‘The Island Book of Records’. And our correspondent Tomos Lewis looks at the state of media in Iowa.
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    • 37 min
    ‘Afrosport’, Dingbats* notebooks and ‘Agreenculture’

    ‘Afrosport’, Dingbats* notebooks and ‘Agreenculture’

    This week on ‘The Stack’ we feature ‘Afrosport – The Book’, a new publication by South African surf brand Mami Wata. Plus: the story behind a generational Lebanese stationery brand and a new independent journal on fashion and farming.
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    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
34 Ratings

34 Ratings

epopo ,

Inspiring and educational

Love this podcast for all things publishing. Very diverse range of guests and I always learn something.

Editornyc ,

Look forward to it every week!

My absolute favorite podcast. Short, intelligent, colorful, refreshing and international. Must listen for lovers of printed publications and magazine lovers.

hunterk1123 ,

Great addition to the Monocle programming.

Informative and stimulating. A must listen.

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