Editor of The Monthly Nick Feik unravels today’s headlines with former Australian Greens Senator and writer Scott Ludlam (Full Circle), and Walkley Award–winning investigative journalist and author Jess Hill (See What You Made Me Do).
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Scott Ludlam (Australian)
Scott Ludlam is a writer, activist and former Australian Greens senator. He served in parliament from 2008 to 2017, and as co-deputy leader of his party from 2015 to 2017. Scott currently works as a freelance researcher and troublemaker, while writing very occasional pieces for Meanjin, The Monthly, Junkee and The Guardian. Full Circle, his book on ecology, technology and politics will be published in 2021.
Jess Hill (Australian)
Jess Hill is a Walkley-award winning investigative journalist and author who’s been reporting exclusively on domestic abuse since 2014. Prior to this, she was a Middle East correspondent, and producer/reporter across ABC radio and TV. In 2019, she published her first book, See What You Made Me Do, about the phenomenon of domestic abuse in Australia. It was awarded the 2020 Stella Prize, the Bookseller's Choice Award, and has been shortlisted for several others, including the Prime Minister's Literary Awards. In 2021, her book will be adapted into a 3-part series for SBS, and an audio documentary series with the Victoria Women's Trust.
Nick Feik (Australian)
Nick Feik is the Editor of The Monthly magazine. As a writer, he has contributed to The Age, The Saturday Paper, The Drum and the Economist Intelligence Unit on politics, environmentalism, economics and popular culture. Prior to The Monthly, he was programmer at the Melbourne International Film Festival.