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Listen: Lie to Me – An Evening of Storytelling

In this podcast, much-loved compere Benjamin Law and a line-up of standout Festival guests respond to the 2019 theme of Lie to Me in an evening of stories and song. They explore the fibs, fictions and falsehoods that underpin our daily lives and personal relationships, and whether facts have any value in a post-truth age. Featuring playwright Patricia Cornelius, former Greens senator Scott Ludlam, political theorist Tim Soutphommasane, writer Oyinkan Braithwaite, journalist and author Ece Temelkuran, social commentator and comedy writer Nayuka Gorrie, and musical guest Megan Washington. 

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