Siobhan McHugh

Associate Professor, Journalism
University of Wollongong

Siobhan McHugh was consulting producer for the multi-award-winning podcast Phoebe’s Fall and the forthcoming Wrong Skin podcast from The Age newsroom, Melbourne, as well as the quirky outback tale from The Australian, Lost in Larrimah. Her previous work has also won prestigious awards, including gold at the New York Radio Festival. She is the founding editor of RadioDoc Review, an online journal that critiques audio documentaries and podcasts. Siobhan teaches podcasting and audio storytelling in diverse settings and writes on podcasting for The Conversation. Her latest ABC radio documentary features two Chilean women from pro-Pinochet and pro-Allende families, unlikely allies in the production of Australian Aboriginal desert art. It’s part of a podcast, Heart of Artness. Siobhan is Associate Professor in Journalism at the University of Wollongong.


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