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A Pop Culture Podcast For A Pop Culture Generation

A Pop Culture Podcast For A Pop Culture Generation
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Ireland

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A Pop Culture Podcast For A Pop Culture Generation

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English


Episodes

Episode 58 - No Fixed Address With Susin Nielsen

10/23/2018
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On this special guest edition of Virtual Citizens, we're delighted to be joined by YA author extraordinaire Susin Nielsen to talk about her long career in Canadian teenage television, her transition into writing books, her catalogue of works such as We Were Optimists and Dear George Clooney, Please Marry My Mom and her latest release, No Fixed Address, about a young boy dealing with the specter of his homelessness. Check it out! Virtual Citizens is a pop culture podcast, as the parlance...

Duration:00:53:30

Episode 57 - When We Were Three

10/9/2018
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On this edition of Virtual Citizens, the table becomes a trio! Kealan Hegarty joins Leandro and Emmet on one of our patented strolls through an Oscars category, this one on documentaries! From current affairs to weird stories all the way to sports, we run the gamut of what makes documentaries great at capturing life in its many-splendored glory. Virtual Citizens is a pop culture podcast, as the parlance goes, from a pop culture generation, with each episode taking in the trappings of...

Duration:01:32:08

Episode 56 - Young Adults With Melvin Burgess

10/2/2018
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On this special edition of VC, Leandro and Emmet sat down and had a chat with prolific author Melvin Burgess to talk about his long career as an author of Young Adult fiction, including his first book in five years, The Lost Witch, various controversies around books such as Junk and Doing It, the state of YA fiction, and Billy Elliot! Virtual Citizens is a pop culture podcast, as the parlance goes, from a pop culture generation, with each episode taking in the trappings of modern media and...

Duration:00:59:59

Al-leluia At Dublin Comic - Con 2018

9/28/2018
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On this VERY SPECIAL edition of Al-leluia, Alastair Dennehy got to chat with a bevy of Ireland's up-and-coming video game developers at Dublin Comic-Con 2018 and find out what's in store for the future of the Irish gaming scene.

Duration:00:27:29

Episode 55 - Four Rom-Coms And A Ramble

9/25/2018
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On this edition of VC, the original quartet (now hereafter known as the Cool Ranch)reconvene to talk about another film genre, this time British romantic comedies! That twee, flighty, frothy world of average guys, dazzling girls, meet-cutes and a sense of romantic hutzpah that's completely not reflected at all in our broken, ridiculous reality. How does the gang fare? Check it out. Virtual Citizens is a pop culture podcast, as the parlance goes, from a pop culture generation, with each...

Duration:01:28:12

Report - White By Some People Theatre Company

9/11/2018
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Virtual Citizens takes a look at one of the offerings from the Dublin Fringe Festival 2018, a satirical black comedy about a would-be men's rights activism college society and the bumbling group of idiots caught up in its creation. https://smockalley.com/white/ PRESENTER & PRODUCED: Leandro Pondoc INTERVIEWEE'S: Pea Dineen, Caoimhe McGowan, Alastair Dennehy, Cathal O'Rourke ASSOCIATE PRODUCERS: Alastair Dennehy, Neil Ferren (Patreon) EXECUTIVE PRODUCER: Emmet Jones

Duration:00:41:26

Episode 29 - News And WhatchaWhatcha

11/24/2017
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On this week's News and Whatchawhatcha, the original Doritos flavor gang get tangled into Superhero Speculation! Is This Genre The Hotness? Will The Marvel vs. DC Wars Ever End? Can Cards Against Humanity Uhhh Save Humanity? The gang also talk about diving back into Skyrim, handy apps to gamify your life and also blood in animes!!! Virtual Citizens is a pop culture podcast, as the parlance goes, from a pop culture generation, with each episode taking in the trappings of modern media and...

Duration:01:28:53

Episode 29 - That'll Do Pig

11/21/2017
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On this week's Virtual Citizens, the Original Doritos Flavour gang take in kids movies from the decade of their birth, in those formative decades of the 80's and the 90's, tracing the influence of one of the biggest films of all time to its inevitable sad distortion. From cute stumpy aliens to talking would be sheepdog pigs, it's a weird journey altogether. Virtual Citizens is a pop culture podcast, as the parlance goes, from a pop culture generation, with each episode taking in the...

Duration:01:11:54