History Lab – Invisible Hands

We are surrounded by mass-produced things, but every production line start with a single object. This episode shines a light on the patternmakers, whose invisible hands are the original creators of much of our stuff. They see a world no-one else can see. So why are they disappearing? And what will we lose when they are gone? [audio mp3="https://20943.mc.tritondigital.com/WHOOSHKAA_1979/media-session/c874e892-15eb-463a-9993-0f05e81b931c/podcasts/podcast_1979/podcast_media/0809ce-dying-craft-final.mp3"][/audio]

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History Lab – Lindy Chamberlain and the afterlife of evidence

Lindy Chamberlain and the afterlife of evidence explores what happens to evidence after a criminal trial through the story of one of the worst miscarriages of justice in Australian history. It is the first episode of season 1 of the podcast series History Lab. [audio mp3="https://media.whooshkaa.com/podcasts/1979/episodes/241871/86bf75/e000c2-hl-ep01-1.mp3"][/audio]

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Wong Chuk Hang for Food Neighbourhoods – Monocle 24

As part of a Monocle 24 series that explores food districts around the world, I toured Hong Kong's Wong Chuk Hang District with Kingson Kok from Young Master Brewery. Until recently, Wong Chuk Hang was a gritty, industrial area. Now, it's a thriving and hip district with galleries and studios sitting side-by-side with ongoing heavy industry. [audio mp3="http://oliviarosenman.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/the_menu_food-neighbourhoods-66.mp3"][/audio]

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Smith St Fitzroy for Food Neighbourhoods – Monocle 24

As part of a Monocle 24 series that explores food districts around the world, I toured Smith St with food writer and podcaster Emily Naismith. Smith Street runs north from central Melbourne through Fitzroy, the city’s first suburb, and now one of its most progressive. It’s populated by a lively mix of cheap eateries, trendy cafes and hip bars. [audio mp3="http://oliviarosenman.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/monocle_food_neihbourhoods_smith_st.mp3"][/audio]

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