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This Week in Podcasts: 6/16/19 – 6/23/19

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of the goings-on in podcasting, from highlights to pitfalls to updates and more.

A Guide to Unleashing Your Podcast’s Press Release

Originally posted on Elena Fernández Collins:
You’re hip-deep in trying to get the second season of your podcast off the ground and focused on improving your audience reach. Your listenership for season one was either disappointing, not too shabby, or surprising, or maybe even as expected, but no matter what, you want to be…

I Don’t Care What We Call Non-Non-Fiction Podcasts

There is a debate in the world of podcasts, a debate that comes up every few months in certain spheres of podcasting, drawing vitriol from every angle of the conversation: What, as an industry, do we call non-non-fiction podcasts? Every time this debate comes up, it is treated as massively important to how we define ...

This Week in Podcasts: 6/3/19 – 6/9/19

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of the goings-on in podcasting, from highlights to pitfalls to updates and more.

“The Two Princes” Emerges as a Sweet, Lovely Entry to PRIDE Month Podcasting

Gimlet's The Two Princes (no relation to Spin Doctors, to my knowledge) had the deck somewhat stacked against it when I started listening. Gimlet's previous work in fiction, Sandra, missed the mark completely for me. Until The Two Princes, I haven't heard well-known stage and screen actors feel organic in a podcast. I've started seeing big names on ...

“My Story to Tell”: Emily VanDerWerff on Nuance, Ambition, and Trans Storytelling

Emily VanDerWerff is one of the foremost reasons I do what I do. A longtime pop culture critic, Emily VanDerWerff was one of the founders of The AV Club's TV Club, and was many peoples' introduction to how popular media can be treated with the same regard and respect as "high art." Now, VanDerWerff is the ...

This Week in Podcasts: 5/26/19 – 6/2/19

This Week in Podcasts is a weekly roundup of the goings-on in podcasting, from highlights to pitfalls to updates and more.