Podcasts and livestream

La Trobe's Clever Conversations incorporates our acclaimed Bold Thinking lecture series, challenging you to broaden your mind and think boldly.

Hosted by respected broadcaster and journalist Francis Leach, the sessions feature a panel of La Trobe University academics in discussion with industry experts and notable media commentators sharing their vision, thoughts and discoveries, on how to navigate the challenges of modern society.

Drawing on our plethora of high-impact research, these sessions tackle some of the hottest topics trending in Melbourne, including:

  • disability
  • diet
  • politics
  • identity
  • and more.