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Siobhan McHugh

Consulting Producer
Fairfax Media

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.

Session

Unleashing the power of podcasting

aura Lounge Café

How can newsrooms get into the audio game? This session is tailored for editors looking to tap into podcasting with practical, ready-to-implement solutions. Small group workshop led by Rob Greenlee from Voxnest and Siobhán McHugh, award-winning producer of Fairfax Media’s “Phoebe’s Fall”

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Unleashing the power of podcasting

Restaurant Bacalhau da Praça

How can newsrooms get into the audio game? This session is tailored for editors looking to tap into podcasting with practical, ready-to-implement solutions. Small group workshop led by Rob Greenlee from Voxnest and Siobhán McHugh, award-winning producer of Fairfax Media’s “Phoebe’s Fall”

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