Midday Interview

ABC Classic FM

Arts, Music, Society & Culture

On ABC Classic FM Midday, Margaret Throsby interviews special guests who give extraordinary insights into their life and work, thoughts and feelings. Margaret's guest list reads like a who's who of Australia and the world, but also includes less well-known people with their own remarkable stories. It is Margaret's warmth and her deep engagement with people that make these ABC Classic FM Midday interviews a 'must subscribe' podcast.


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Geneticist Vanessa Hayes

October 13th, 2016

Professor Vanessa Hayes has sequenced the genome of the Kalahari Desert bushmen in southern Africa.

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Author Isabelle Li

October 6th, 2016

A debut short-story collection from writer Isabelle Li weaves together a series of interconnected tales of Chinese migration to Australia and elsewhere.

Silvia Colloca has turned cucina povera, or peasant cuisine, into a television art form.