Welcome to the first round-up for 2020, which has a collection of TV, books, articles and podcasts to interest you this month. Summer holidays are fading as the work-school-life routine shifts into full gear, but we've all got to try and carve out time for arts and culture.
Could VR finally come to your living room this year?
Who doesn’t like a bit of new year forecasting? In her day job, the Broad writes about marketing, tech and digital lifestyle and came across an interesting article on tech trends for 2020 recently. It comes from the US Consumer
I don’t know about you, but the Broad finds that, come December, the crazy season is in full swing. Almost everyone you’ve had any contact with during the year seems to decide it’s imperative to have an and-of-year get together, work Christmas events abound and end-of-year deadlines speed up, while
It’s November already. Can you believe it?
We returned home in March after living in the UK in 2018 and the months have just flown by since that first morning we set foot back onto Australian ground into the fog of humidity.
It feels like that scene in the movies when the
The streaming scene has changed rapidly in Australia over the last five years, developing from a fledgling market with the now-defunct local outfit Quickflix, which started out as a mail out DVD service then adding its TV and movie streaming service. However, it was quickly outflanked by US giant Netflix,
The big news from the world of books and prizes this week was the announcement of the winner of the Booker Prize. In a shock decision, the Booker Prize was given to two authors, Margaret Atwood for The Testaments and Bernadine Evaristo for Girl, Woman, Other.
The judges simply couldn’t split
Patti Smith has a new book Year of the Monkey plus The Testaments by Margaret Atwood, Mr Roosevelt and Unbelievable on Netflix, new exhibitions and Just Kids and Horses by Patti Smith.
A new book from punk poet Patti Smith is a reason to get excited in the Broadverse. The iconic
This week's round-up of Emmy winners and picks for streaming shows, film, TV, books, exhibitions and more.
On the small screen
This week’s dress fest The Emmy’s celebrated more than just thigh-high splits, fake tans and frozen smiles (or maybe I’m getting confused with the Bronlow Medal in Australia); anyway there were
This is a new post on the site where The Broad brings you a quick and dirty round-up of a bunch of things you might like to sample. With the weekend almost upon us, there's lots to enjoy from art to film and TV.
Seeing & Doing
The Banksy exhibition is on
A brief round-up with ideas on what to read, watch and listen to in September. Some are new out this month and others were released recently but worth a mention anyway. There's books, lots of shows on streaming sites, music and more.
What to read
First, some suggestions on what to read