During 2020, with our Reading Group suspended due to COVID, we produced a monthly podcast, On the Same Page, hosted by authors Damon Young and Ruth Quibell.
Episodes were as follows:
APR – Meg Mundell, The Trespassers (transcript)
MAY – Bruce Pascoe, Dark Emu
JUN – Sally Rooney, Normal People
JUL – Lucy Treloar, Wolfe Island
AUG – Nino Haratischvili, The Eighth Life
SEP – Zadie Smith, Grand Union
OCT – Jane Rawson, From the Wreck
NOV – Elena Ferrante, The Lying Life of Adults
Damon Young is an award-winning philosopher and author. His twelve books of nonfiction and children’s fiction are published internationally in English and translation. He writes for newspapers and magazines, and is a regular radio and festival guest.
Ruth Quibell is a sociologist and writer. She is the author of The Promise of Things and has written essays, book reviews and opinion pieces for Fairfax, Island, Womankind, Dumbo Feather, Meanjin, and the ABC. Her favourite writers include Elizabeth Strout, Deborah Levy, Jenny Diski, and Lisa Gorton.
(Updated January 2021)