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MWF Podcast: February Round-Up

Missed out on a session at MWF18? Clear your schedule and sink into the second installment of the MWF Podcast.

Therapy Couch: Judith Lucy

Comedian and writer Judith Lucy sits down on the Therapy Couch for a chat with broadcaster and book reviewer Elizabeth McCarthy, who plays ‘literary therapist’ in a discussion around the creative process and the comedy scene. Recorded live at Melbourne Writers Festival 2018.

Everything Happens for a Raisin: Jonny Sun & Mara Wilson

Twitter icons and general funny people Jonny Sun (Canadian graphic novelist) and Mara Wilson (American writer and former child actress) examine Twitter, ethics and empathy with Kirsty Webeck. Recorded live at Melbourne Writers Festival 2018, supported by the US Consulate General.

Juno Dawson: Teenage Fanclub

Award-wining UK writer Juno Dawson hasn’t shied away from broaching big topics with young adult readers. Sexuality, gender, mental health and the power of writing: she talks with pop icon Brendan Maclean. Recorded live at Melbourne Writers Festival 2018, supported by the British Council.

Dr Karl Q&A

Why is the sky blue? Who put the alphabet in alphabetical order? Why do you fart? In a special Schools’ Program Q&A, students ask the tough questions, and Australia’s favourite scientist Dr Karl serves up the knowledge. With Leena van Deventer. Recorded live at Melbourne Writers Festival 2018.

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