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Monocle 24: The Stack

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Essential listening for anyone who cares about the printed word and developments in publishing. From independent publications, new forms of print media and graphic novels to little-known niche magazines, ‘The Stack’ is Monocle’s take on the world of print, focusing on everything from the glossiest fashion title to the grittiest local newspaper.

Location:

London, United Kingdom

Networks:

Monocle

Description:

Essential listening for anyone who cares about the printed word and developments in publishing. From independent publications, new forms of print media and graphic novels to little-known niche magazines, ‘The Stack’ is Monocle’s take on the world of print, focusing on everything from the glossiest fashion title to the grittiest local newspaper.

Language:

English

Contact:

Midori House, 1 Dorset Street, London, W1U 4EG, UK +44 20 7725 4388


Episodes

Dian Hanson’s ‘The History of Men’s Magazines’

1/28/2023
We speak with Taschen’s Sexy Book editor Dian Hanson on her impressive six-volume collection on the history of men’s magazines. Plus the remarkable comeback of printed maps.

Duration:00:30:00

‘Dagens Nyheter’, ‘Franchise’ and ‘20 Seconds’

1/21/2023
We speak with the editor-in-chief of one of Sweden’s leading papers, ‘Dagens Nyheter’. Plus: a magazine where basketball meets art and a title on experimental music and art.

Duration:00:30:00

The Monocle Companion and Eurozine

1/14/2023
This week on The Stack we delve into the second instalment of ‘The Monocle Companion’, which features 50 essays for a brighter future. We also speak with the team behind ‘Eurozine’ about the importance of European cultural journals.

Duration:00:33:47

‘Forbes Ukraine’ and ‘Buffalo Zine’

1/7/2023
This week on The Stack we speak with the team behind ‘Forbes Ukraine’ to find out how the magazine reinvented itself. Plus the latest issue of the always fascinating ‘Buffalo Zine’.

Duration:00:34:12

The Best Of - Part 2

12/31/2022
We feature another selection of the best interviews on The Stack from 2022.

Duration:00:29:54

Edition 541

12/31/2022
Essential listening for anyone who cares about the printed word and developments in publishing. From independent publications, new forms of print media and graphic novels to little-known niche magazines, ‘The Stack’ is Monocle’s take on the world of print, focusing on everything from the glossiest fashion title to the grittiest local newspaper.

Duration:00:29:53

The Best Of – Part 1

12/24/2022
We look back at the best interviews and reports from The Stack this year.

Duration:00:35:16

‘The Number Ones’

12/17/2022
This week on The Stack, we speak with Tom Breihan, Stereogum’s senior editor and columnist, about his new book, ‘The Number Ones – Twenty Chart-Topping Hits That Reveal the History of Pop Music’. Plus: The River Cafe’s executive chef, Sian Wyn Owen, on the restaurant’s new book, ‘The River Cafe Look Book: Recipes for Kids of All Ages’.

Duration:00:24:27

A book on the best documentaries, Sudan’s first fashion zine and a local newspaper from Montana

12/10/2022
We speak with Ian Haydn Smith about his book ‘Well Documented’, a celebration of documentaries. Plus Sudan’s first fashion zine ‘REVout’ and we speak with the publisher of ‘The Bozeman Daily Chronicle’.

Duration:00:28:18

Sight & Sound’s greatest films of all time

12/3/2022
We speak with Mike Williams, editor in chief of ‘Sight & Sound’ magazine, about their new issue, with its list of the greatest films of all time. Plus: Vanessa Grall, founder of Messy Nessy Chic, tells us about the perfect travel guide and the updated version of ‘Don’t Be a Tourist in Paris’.

Duration:00:33:50

‘Bon Appétit’ redesign, ‘Tatler Hong Kong’ and George Lois

11/26/2022
This week on The Stack, we talk to ‘Bon Appétit’ creative director Arsh Raziuddin and the editor-in-chief of ‘Tatler Hong Kong’, Jacqueline Tsang. Plus: we revisit a 2016 interview with George Lois, the legendary ad man who died last week aged 91.

Duration:00:27:56

‘Remote Experiences’ and ‘Delayed Gratification’

11/19/2022
This week on The Stack we speak to photographer David De Vleeschauwer and writer Debbie Pappyn about their new book. Plus: Rob Orchard from ‘Delayed Gratification’ magazine.

Duration:00:32:51

Steven Klein

11/12/2022
This week on The Stack we speak with celebrated photographer Steven Klein about his first monograph. Plus we bring you highlights from our Chiefs conference in Dallas with Katrice Hardy from ‘The Dallas Morning News’ and Rebecca Wesson Darwin from ‘Garden & Gun’.

Duration:00:30:44

‘Semafor’, ‘Linseed Journal’ and food writer Grace Dent

11/5/2022
This week on The Stack, we speak with Justin B Smith, CEO and co-founder of the new global news website ‘Semafor’. Plus Louise Long from ‘Linseed Journal’ and food writer Grace Dent.

Duration:00:30:00

‘Condé Nast Traveler’, ‘Creem’ and ‘Process’

10/29/2022
We discuss the future of travel with Jesse Ashlock from ‘Condé Nast Traveler’. Plus: the return of iconic rock’n’roll title ‘Creem’ and a Malaysian title celebrating creativity, ‘Process’.

Duration:00:30:00

Christoph Amend, Luciane Pisani, Txai Suruí

10/22/2022
This week on The Stack we speak with ‘Zeit Magazin’ editorial director Christoph Amend. Plus Luciane Pisani, editor of ‘Where The Leaves Fall’, and Brazilian indigenous activist Txai Suruí, who guest-edited its latest issue.

Duration:00:30:00

World News Media Congress highlights

10/15/2022
This week we present the highlights of the World News Media Congress in Zaragoza, Spain. Monocle’s Sophie Monaghan-Coombs attended the event and spoke to EBU’s deputy media director, Liz Corbin, ‘Zimbabwe Independent’ editor, Faith Zaba, and Coda Story co-founder Natalia Antelava.

Duration:00:30:00

Marina Hyde and Joyce Pascowitch

10/8/2022
We speak to columnist Marina Hyde about her new book, ‘What Just Happened?! Dispatches from Turbulent Times’. Plus: Brazilian journalist and publisher Joyce Pascowitch.

Duration:00:30:00

Brazilian election special

10/1/2022
This week we look at how the Brazilian press is covering a challenging election. We visit the headquarters of Brazilian daily ‘Folha de São Paulo’ and speak to its editor in chief, Sérgio Dávila. Plus: successful online platform The Brazilian Report, which covers Brazilian news in English.

Duration:00:30:17

Brazil’s podcast boom and the launch of ‘Vogue’ Philippines

9/24/2022
We speak to Brazilian journalist Chico Felitti, creator of ‘A Mulher da Casa Abandonada’, one of the country’s most-discussed podcasts. Plus: the launch of ‘Vogue’ Philippines.

Duration:00:28:20