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Backstory – 16 September 2020

An episode of Backstory on 16 September 2020

Backstory – 9 September 2020

An episode of Backstory on 9 September 2020

Backstory – 2 September 2020

An episode of Backstory on 2 September 2020

Backstory – 26 August 2020

An episode of Backstory on 26 August 2020

Backstory – 19 August 2020

Editor of new essay anthology After Australia Michael Mohammed Ahmad and Voiceworks editor Adalya Nash Hussein join the show.

Backstory – 12 August 2020

Victoria Hannan talks about her debut novel Kokomo, and author Jess Hill discusses MWF.

Backstory – 5 August 2020

Mia Walsch discusses her memoir Money for Something: Sex Work. Life. Drugs. Need.

Backstory – 29 July 2020

An episode of Backstory on 29 July 2020

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Backstory – 22 July 2020

Writers Robbie Arnott and Elizabeth Flux join the show.

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Backstory – 15 July 2020

Backstory – 8 July 2020

An episode of Backstory on 8 July 2020

Backstory – 1 July 2020

Mel catches up with author K.M. Kruimink and Overland co-editor Evelyn Araluen.

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.

Backstory – 20 May 2020

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

Backstory – 13 May 2020

An episode of Backstory on 13 May 2020

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.

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.

Backstory – 15 April 2020

Ronnie Scott tells us about his book 'The Adversary', then Jane Rawson of Read Tasmania joins the show.

Backstory – 8 April 2020

Nicola Watson tell us about 'Welcome To The Bunker Baby', then Anna Blackie gives us the lowdown on 'How to Adult'.

Backstory – 1 April 2020

An episode of Backstory on 1 April 2020

Backstory – 25 March 2020

Wayne Marshall tells us about his novel 'Shirl'.

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Backstory – 18 March 2020

Presented by Meaghan Weiley filling in for Mel Cranenburgh

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Backstory – 11 March 2020

Donna Ward tells us about her memoir 'She I Dare Not Name'.

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Backstory – 4 March 2020

Writers Freya Howarth and Mandy Beaumont join Mel in the studio.

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Backstory – 26 February 2020

Mel catches up with J.P. Pomare, Dr. Lucy Buzacott, and Associate Professor Larissa McLean Davies.

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Backstory – 19 February 2020

Mel talks to author Laura McPhee-Browne. Simon Conlon and students Cleo and Tana also drop by to tell us about 100 Story Building.

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Backstory – 12 February 2020

An episode of Backstory on 12 February 2020

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Backstory – 5 February 2020

Fill-in host Fi Wright chats to Louise Park about "7 Steps to Get Your Child Reading" and Freya Howarth on her Overland piece "Retail Therapist".

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Backstory – 29 January 2020

Presented by Fi Wright filling in for Melissa Cranenburgh

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Backstory – 22 January 2020

Presented by Fi Wright filling in for Melissa Cranenburgh

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Backstory – 15 January 2020

Presented by Fi Wright filling in for Melissa Cranenburgh

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Backstory – 8 January 2020

Presented by Fi Wright filling in for Melissa Cranenburgh

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Backstory – 1 January 2020

Presented by Justin Cantrell-Harvey

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Backstory – 25 December 2019

David Bridie presents his 31st Annual Christmas Show! To continue listening go here

Backstory – 18 December 2019

Presented by Rashelle McHugh filling in for Melissa Cranenburgh

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