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The Real Podcast Series One Launch

24 Jun 2019

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander digital media platform, The Real, is excited to announce the launch of The Real Podcast series, showcasing the voices of talented and empowering Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Beginning today, a new episode of the series will be launched every Monday. The Yawuru woman Shannon Dodson. Hear Shannan talk about her experiences growing up in the family of some of Australia’s most esteemed Aboriginal leaders, her role in the world’s first Indigenous residential college, and why it’s not the media’s negative comments about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians that most affects her. This episode is not to be missed!

The Real Podcast Series 1 also features:

  • Dan Sultan, ARIA Award-winning musician
  • Meyne Wyatt, AACTA & Logie Nominated actor
  • Tamina Pitt, 2018 NAIDOC Youth of the Year Award recipient
  • Kodie Bedford, AACTA Nominated Screen Writer
  • Luke Currie Richardson, Professional Dancer
  • Isaiah Dawe, CEO & Co-Founder ID Know Yourself
  • Mi-kaisha, musician and social change maker
  • Yatu Widders-Hunt, Senior Communication Consultant & Curator of Australian Indigenous Fashion

Editor of The Real Jake Keane says, "We are very excited to launch The Real Podcast series and bring more stories, experiences and perspectives from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community to the rest of the world. The series presents many insights into the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander experience today, told directly by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people themselves, sharing personal journeys, trials, tribulations, and some jokes along the way. We hope listeners find their stories just as captivating and informative as we did.”

The Real Podcast Series 1 is available on iTunes, Pocketcast, Spotify, Stitcher, TuneIn, Soundcloud and YouTube.

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