The Conversation Hour with Jon Faine

ABC Local

Society & Culture

Known for his provocative and probing debate, quick wit and willingness to ask the stickiest of questions, Jon Faine delivers thought-provoking radio.


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Radiolab's Jad Abumrad

December 16th, 2016

A podcast about podcasts with Jad Abumrad from Radiolab and Merrilee McCoy from The Moth Melbourne.

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Ethical Christmas gift giving

December 15th, 2016

A special talkback forum on home-made, second-hand, well-chosen, ethical Christmas presents.

Meet some of the artists exhibiting at ACCA in Sovereignty and the NGV in Who's Afraid Of Colour? Bindi Cole Chocka, Jenny Crompton, Yhonnie Scarce and Paola Balla with Tom Mosby from the Koorie Heritage Trust (which also has an art show on at the moment).

Melbourne musicians with longevity: Mick Thomas from Weddings Parties Anything performs live with Ayleen O'Hanlon; and Vince Giarrusso & Glenn Bennie from the undergroundLOVERS with a new single.