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Backstory – 24 June 2020

Novelist Chris Flynn and essayist Sarah Walker join the show.

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Backstory – 17 June 2020

An episode of Backstory on 17 June 2020

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Backstory – 10 June 2020

Fill-in host Rashelle McHugh talks to novelists Kimberley Starr and Fiona Harris.

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Backstory – 3 June 2020

Novelists Hilde Hinton and Patrick Allington join the show.

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Backstory – 27 May 2020

James Bradley discusses his novel 'Ghost Species'. We also catch up with librarian and author Sarah Schmidt about Book Valet.

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Backstory – 20 May 2020

Mel catches up with author Laura Jean McKay and new Overland editors Evelyn Araluen and Jonathan Dunk.

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Backstory – 13 May 2020

An episode of Backstory on 13 May 2020

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Backstory – 6 May 2020

Hear about self-help memoir 'Bad Yogi' with author Alice Williams and the Yarra Valley Writers Festival with playwright Hannie Rayson.

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Backstory – 29 April 2020

Siobhan Fitzgerald discusses 'The Good Bits', then Stella Glorie tells us about her 'Thirty Books' YouTube review channel.

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Backstory – 22 April 2020

Learn all about 'The Dictionary of Lost Words' with author Pip Williams.

About this program

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


The podcast intro and outro theme is Soft Illusion and was generously provided by Andras.

https://andras.bandcamp.com/track/soft-illusion