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Backstory – 11 September 2019

Josephine Rowe fills us in on her new novel 'Here Until August', and Lisa Dempster runs us through the 11th annual 'Booklovers Festival'.

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Backstory – 4 September 2019

Meg Mundell and Joanne Ramos fill us in on their new books.

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Backstory – 28 August 2019

Mel chats to author Nina Kenwood about her debut novel, It Sounded Better in My Head.

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Episode

Backstory – 21 August 2019

Lisa Gye, Elizabeth McCarthy and Mia Timpano join the show for day six of Radiothon.

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Episode

Backstory – 14 August 2019

Alexandra Dane discusses their Lifted Brow opinion piece on this year's Vogel Prize, which awarded no winner.

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Episode

Backstory – 7 August 2019

Angela Savage discusses her novel Mother Of Pearl.

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Episode

Backstory – 31 July 2019

R.W.R. McDonald drops into the studio to tell us about his debut novel, 'The Nancys'.

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Backstory – 24 July 2019

Mel chats with writers Alice Bishop, Lee Kofman and Romana Koval.

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Backstory – 17 July 2019

An episode of Backstory on 17 July 2019

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Backstory – 10 July 2019

Writer Amra Pajalic tells us about her new book, and Peta Hanrahan and Anna Kennedy talk us through a new production at fortyfivedownstairs.

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Backstory

A show about books, stories, the craft of writing - and the people behind the lines.