Podcasts

Learn about and listen to our 2020 events and podcasts

Podcast: Tourism in North Korea

North Korea is one the world's most authoritarian and isolated countries, cut off from global trade and Western influence. Yet, its doors remain open to tourists, who the government welcomes and is keen to show the North Korea it wants them to see.

Guest:
James Scullin (Tour leader in North Korea, co-author: The Hotels of Pyongyang)

Find out more about the book: www.instagram.com/hotelsofnorthkorea


Podcast: Gender and online activism in Indonesia

Violence against women and gender activism became central issues in Indonesia during the 2019 elections. The growing importance of these issues and events is a sign of how successful they have been at rallying supporters in the digital media environment.

Guest:
Dr Monika Winarnita (Honorary Research Fellow, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, La Trobe University)