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Books and Arts - Separate stories podcast

ABC Radio National

Arts, Literature, Performing Arts, Visual Arts

Separate stories: Join Michael Cathcart and Sarah Kanowski for ABC Radio National's Books and Arts: Australia's only national broadcast devoted to literature and the arts. Published Mondays to Saturdays.

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Pulp Confidential: 1940s and '50s Oz-schlock

February 5th, 2015

Episode 152 of 1440 episodes

Did you know Australia had its own superheroes and comics in the 1940s? There was also an upsurge in pulp fiction and true crime, all of which is showcased in a new exhibition of lurid art and design at the State Library of NSW.

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