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Australia’s best interviews from a Queer perspective.

Australia’s best interviews from a Queer perspective.
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Melbourne, VIC

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Australia’s best interviews from a Queer perspective.

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English


Episodes

Jacob Thomas

12/7/2018
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This week Benjamin is joined by Queen’s Young Leaders Award winner Jacob Thomas, discussing their work with the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex and asexual (LGBTQIA) community, their royal engagement, and friendship with Prince Harry […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/12/2018-12-08-WordForWord-JacobThomas-CRN.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 54:55 — 25.1MB) The post Jacob Thomas...

Duration:00:55:00

Karl Schmid

11/30/2018
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On a special Word For Word for World AIDS Day 2018, Benjamin speaks to ABC red carpet reporter Karl Schmid, who came out this year as HIV+, a fact he had hidden from his professional […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/12/2018-12-01-WordForWord-KarlSchmid.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 56:03 — 25.7MB) The post Karl Schmid appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:56:03

Tom Ballard

11/23/2018
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This week, star of stand-up, radio and television, Tom Ballard joins Benjamin to discuss life, family, love, comedy and politics. Word For Word airs midday (AEDT) Saturdays on JOY 94.9 in Melbourne, streaming live at […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/11/2018-11-24-WordForWord-TomBallard.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:31 — 25.4MB) The post Tom Ballard appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:31

Ro Allen

11/16/2018
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Ro Allen, Victoria’s first Gender and Sexuality Commissioner has over 20 years’ experience in community services, governance, social justice and LGBTI advocacy. She joins Benjamin this week to look back at the last year of […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/11/2018-11-17-WordForWord-RoAllen.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:50 — 25.6MB) The post Ro Allen appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:50

Tony Ayres

11/9/2018
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Australian show-runner, screenwriter and director in television and feature film, Tony Ayres joins Benjamin this week. Most notable for his films, ‘Walking on Water’ and ‘The Home Song Stories,’ as well his work in television, […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/11/2018-11-10-WordForWord-TonyAyres.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:51 — 25.6MB) The post Tony Ayres appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:50

Jason Ball

11/2/2018
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This week, Australia’s first out and proud footballer, LGBTI and mental health activist, and Australian Greens candidate, Jason Ball, joins Benjamin to talk about his growing up, coming out and establishing of the Pride Cup, […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/11/2018-11-03-WordForWord-JasonBall.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:50 — 25.6MB) The post Jason Ball appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:49

Janet Rice & Penny Whetton

10/26/2018
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Australian Greens Senator Janet Rice and her wife Penny Whetton join Benjamin this week to discuss their childhoods, careers, and coming out as transgender and transitioning during their relationship. Word For Word airs midday (AEDT) […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/10/2018-10-27-WordForWord-JanetRicePennyWhetton.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:50 — 25.6MB) The post Janet Rice & Penny Whetton...

Duration:00:55:49

Matthew Wade

10/20/2018
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In this week’s episode, Benjamin is joined by Matthew Wade, who has just won the 2018 GLOBE Award for Media Excellence. He chats about his school years, being bullied for being gay, his determination to […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/10/2018-10-18-WordForWord-MatthewWade.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:56 — 25.6MB) The post Matthew Wade appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:56

Jo Hirst

10/12/2018
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This week Benjamin speaks with Jo Hirst, a former primary school teacher who wrote the Australian picture book for transgender children, The Gender Fairy, followed up by A House For Everyone. He explores her story and […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/10/2018-10-13-WordForWord-JoHirst.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:40 — 25.5MB) The post Jo Hirst appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:40

Tom Walsh

10/5/2018
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In this week’s episode Benjamin invites Gogglebox’s Tom Walsh for a chat about his amazing road from a single dad of three living in a caravan to one of Australia’s favourite TV families. If you’ve […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/10/2018-10-06-WordForWord-TomWalsh.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:50 — 25.6MB) The post Tom Walsh appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:49

Joel Creasey

9/28/2018
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Television host and comedian Joel Creasey joins Benjamin this week for a good old gossip, plus they discuss his earliest performances, relationship and career. Word For Word airs midday (AEST) Saturdays on JOY 94.9 in […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/09/2018-09-29-WordForWord-JoelCreasey.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:02 — 25.2MB) The post Joel Creasey appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:01

Christos Tsiolkas

9/21/2018
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Benjamin’s guest this week is Australian author Christos Tsiolkas, writer of the novels Loaded, Barracuda and The Slap. Word For Word airs midday (AEST) Saturdays on JOY 94.9 in Melbourne, streaming live at JOY.org.au, on […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/09/2018-09-22-WordForWord-ChristosTsiolkas.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:55 — 25.6MB) The post Christos Tsiolkas appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:55

Micah Scott

9/14/2018
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This week Benjamin chats to Micah Scott, whose work includes empowering youth through one of our most important organisations for young people, The Minus 18 Foundation, as well as development of the first ever queer […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/09/2018-09-15-WordForWord-MicahScott.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 56:45 — 26.0MB) The post Micah Scott appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:56:44

Roman Hadley-Lund

9/7/2018
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In this week’s episode, Benjamin speaks to the breakout star of ABC series Back in Very Small Business. Roman Hadley-Lund is one of the first transgender actors to play a trans role on screen. They […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/09/2018-09-08-WordForWord-RomanHadleyLund.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:52 — 25.6MB) The post Roman Hadley-Lund appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:52

Harry Cook

8/31/2018
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Benjamin invites actor and author Harry Cook to tell his story this week. They speak about hist childhood and family, coming out (twice), alcoholism, acting gigs and writing his story in Pink Ink. http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/09/2018-09-01-WordForWord-HarryCook.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:51 — 25.6MB) The post Harry Cook appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:50

Benjamin Law

8/24/2018
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This week Benjamin invites author, journalist and LGBTI rights activist Benjamin Law to the JOY 94.9 studio to tell his story. Word For Word airs midday (AEST) Saturdays on JOY 94.9 in Melbourne, streaming live […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/08/2018-08-25-WordForWord-BenjaminLaw.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:50 — 25.6MB) The post Benjamin Law appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:49

Gamble Breaux

8/17/2018
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This week, Real Housewife of Melbourne and LGBTI ambassador Gamble Breaux joins Benjamin to discuss her life and career. Word For Word airs midday (AEST) Saturdays on JOY 94.9 in Melbourne, streaming live at JOY.org.au, […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/08/2018-08-18-WordForWord-GambleBreaux.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 54:47 — 25.1MB) The post Gamble Breaux appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:54:46

Sheldon Riley

8/10/2018
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From his recent successful run through to the finale of The Voice Australia this year, Sheldon Riley fills Benjamin in on growing up in the noughties, and what’s still in store for the fresh singing […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/08/2018-08-11-WordForWord-SheldonRiley.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:52 — 25.6MB) The post Sheldon Riley appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:51

Emma Freeman

8/3/2018
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Benjamin chats to Australian television director Emma Freeman, whose work includes The Secret Life of Us, Offspring, Love My Way and Glitch. Word For Word airs midday (AEST) Saturdays on JOY 94.9 in Melbourne, streaming […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/08/2018-08-04-WordForWord-EmmaFreeman.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:55 — 25.6MB) The post Emma Freeman appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:54

Todd McKenney

7/27/2018
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Star of stage and screen, the most loveable “nasty” judge, and boy from Oz, Todd McKenney, joins Benjamin to discuss life and showbiz. Word For Word airs midday (AEST) Saturdays on JOY 94.9 in Melbourne, […] http://media.rawvoice.com/joy_word/p/joy.org.au/wordforword/wp-content/uploads/sites/135/2018/07/2018-07-28-WordForWord-ToddMcKenney.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 55:50 — 25.6MB) The post Todd McKenney appeared first on Word for Word.

Duration:00:55:49