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Tonight! Yellamundie National Aboriginal Playwriting Festival

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Tonight, Justine will be talking to Frederick Copperwaite, the artistic director of the Yellamundie National Aboriginal Playwriting Festival, which will see its launch at the Sydney Festival on 27th January 2013 at Carriageworks.… Continue reading

The Australian Poetry Slam National Finals

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On tonight’s show, Justine will be chatting with Miles Merrill, spoken word poet and founder of the Australian Poetry Slam, and Jessica Santosa, this year’s NSW Runner-up and competitor and in the National… Continue reading

‘High Tech, Low Life’: A Short Review and Extended Thoughts

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In a previous post, we highlighted some interviews with Sydney Film Festival guests you can download the podcasts for. One of the films I watched was ‘High Tech, Low Life’ and it has… Continue reading

Sydney Film Festival podcasts

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We’ve got a veritable smorgasbord of additional content for you Something Else followers. Justine has been chatting to some international filmmakers in town as part of the Sydney Film Festival and those interviews… Continue reading

26th January 2012 – Victoria Garcia

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Happy Australia Day mates. Here at Something Else, the alternative arts don’t stop arting just because it is a public holiday. Justine will be interviewing textiles designer and recent CoFA design graduate Victoria… Continue reading

Something Else December 22nd – Cath Keenan from the Sydney Story Factory

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Today Justine will speak with Cath Keenan, a Sydney Morning Herald journalist and co-founder of the Sydney Story Factory. There can never be enough of a good thing as the Dave Eggers founded… Continue reading

Something Else – 8th and 15th December

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Howdy there listeners, Something Else is on as usual from 6 – 6.30pm, Thursday. There will not be a podcast uploaded for the shows on the 8th and 15th of December. It is… Continue reading

24th November – Gallery 2166 and Angela Stretch

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This evening, Justine will chat with Angela Stretch and Andrew from the Gallery 2166 initiative. Whilst most high schools have halls, sporting facilities and libraries, art galleries are not something that usually forms… Continue reading

Something Else – 13 October w. Jade Oldfield

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Today Justine talks to Jade Oldfield, organiser of the Caravan Slam, a slam poetry event that moves around to a different venue each month, so that the energy of the slam is spread… Continue reading

Pam Brown – follow up post

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This is the follow up post to my interview with Pam Brown. I asked her a couple more questions… You are the associate editor of online magazine Jacket2, formerly Jacket magazine, which is… Continue reading

Something Else 8 September – Australian Poetry Week

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It’s Australian Poetry Week! So Justine has some thoughts on poetry, some poems she has found (by other people, in second-hand shops) and some events to highlight. I will post up some of… Continue reading

Something Else 1 September 2011

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Today Justine will be interviewing Astrid lorange, a poet completing her doctorate thesis on Gertrude Stein and the development of a new grammar. Astrid has worked on a number of exhibitions exploring the… Continue reading

Today

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Interviewing Pam Brown! V. excited. Post show thoughts and questions coming soon. xo JP Update (31.08.11): In the process of putting together an email interview with Pam, full of juicy questions about online… Continue reading

Something Else 4th August

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We played some wonderful poetry tracks from Mark William Jackson and Les Wicks today. Mark William Jackson and The Minordian – ‘Beat(en) & Saintly’. More info about Mark can be found at his… Continue reading

14 July – Eileen Chong

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On Thursday 14 July, Justine spoke to Sydney poet Eileen Chong about how she came to poetry, what it means when a poem happens, the current audience for poetry and heard some poems… Continue reading