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'Overreaction': Dee Dee Dunleavy and Jane Caro clash over 'ageism' claim

3AW Afternoons with Dee Dee

Dee Dee Dunleavy has clashed with Jane Caro over a column the commentator wrote about her 68-year-old husband's recent "humiliation" when a baker called him young man.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


7 Feb 2023

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Book Of The Month - Jane Caro On The Mother

Tell Me What To Read

This is Tell Me What To Read, the podcast of Booktopia, Australia's Local Bookstore. This week, we sit down with Jane Caro, author of The Mother, Booktopia's March 2022 Book Of The Month!  *Producer's Note: Due to our team being in social isolation, the sound quality is more variable. WARNING: this podcast discusses topics of abuse, violence against women and sexual assault. Listener discretion is advised. If you or anyone you know is struggling with the issues raised in this podcast, help is available. Contact White Ribbon Australia on 1800 RESPECT (1800 737 732). Interviews In this podcast:Jane Caro - The Mother: 1:13 - 35:40 Books mentioned in this podcast:Jane Caro - The Mother: https://bit.ly/3psCUoq Host: Nick WasilievInterviewer/s: Ben HunterGuest/s: Jane CaroProducer: Nick Wasiliev Season: 2 Episode: 15 Join us for our bi-weekly show with episodes going out every Wednesday and Friday! Join us on Wednesdays as we speak to authors from Australia and around the world about their latest books, and hit us up on Fridays for the books that we are reading and recommending! Originally Published: 1st March 2022See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


23 May 2022

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Shaking up the status quo, senate seats, and voting for reason with Jane Caro

The B-side with James Barrow

Why aren’t there more creative voices in politics and what will it take to shake up the status quo?Episode 33 of the B-side is an Australian federal election edition featuring Jane Caro. An Award winning Australian columnist, author, novelist, broadcaster, documentary maker, feminist, social commentator, and advertising luminary who’s running for a seat in the senate representing the Reason party.Jane pulls absolutely no punches as we discuss what the Reason party stands for, their principles on climate change, women's rights and equality for all, the erosion of public education, and the need for change towards a rational, honest, and transparent government.I have interviewed people from all sides of the political spectrum, and what I do believe is that competition and creative friction creates better outcomes. I believe healthy competition is good for everyone.Regardless of your political persuasion Jane Caro delivers a timely and powerful pitch for us to vote for healthy change. So I hope to see you at the local polling booth this weekend and if you mention the B-side I’ll even shout you a democracy sausage.You can find out more about Jane Caro and Support the Reason Party here:  https://www.janecaro4reason.com.au Our GDPR privacy policy was updated on August 8, 2022. Visit acast.com/privacy for more information.


16 May 2022

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"Take a Life to Save a Life" with Jane Caro and Debra Oswald

BAD: All About Crime

Suzanne Leal talks to bestselling authors Jane Caro and Debra Oswald about the moral conundrum they explore in their gripping new novels: is it ever be justifiable to take a life in order to save one?  https://www.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au GO TO THE BAD SYDNEY BOOKTOPIA PAGE to purchase recently released books featured on the podcast or at BAD Sydney events:  booktopia.kh4ffx.net/RyOZ3R SHOW NOTES:  BAD Sydney Crime Writer's FestivalWebsite: https://www.badsydney.com Facebook: @BADCrimeSydney  BAD: ALL ABOUT CRIME BOOK CLUB https://www.facebook.com/groups/1421791224828182/ Instagram: @badcrimesydney Twitter: @BADCrimeSydney Youtube: @Bad Sydney  Suzanne Leal Website: https://www.suzanneleal.com Facebook: @suzanne.author Twitter: @suzanne_leal Instagram: @Suzanne Leal Author Jane Caro "The Mother" - Allen & Unwin https://www.allenandunwin.com/browse/books/fiction/The-Mother-Jane-Caro-9781760879662 Facebook: @Jane Caro Instagram: @janecaro4reason Debra Oswald "The Family Doctor"- Allen &Unwin https://www.allenandunwin.com/browse/books/fiction/The-Family-Doctor-Debra-Oswald-9781760877781 Facebook: @Debra Oswald Instagram: @debraoswaldozSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


29 Apr 2022

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Jane Caro - I’m not giving up my high heels!

Suddenly Senior

Having spent much of her career in the youth dominated advertising industry, Jane Caro knows well the euphemisms of ageist talk. She says the best thing about ageing is realising you don’t need other people’s approval and losing your shame. She’s not so keen on Moreton’s Neuroma but refuses to give up high heels.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


24 Apr 2022

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#73 Jane Caro | Standing in her Power | Feminist, Author and Senate Candidate

The Good Girl Confessional

Today in the Confessional, host Sandy Lowres is thrilled to be chatting with Jane Caro AM to chat about her new book The Mother, and Jane's political candidacy as she stands for the NSW Senate for the Reason Party. Jane's career is incredible. She is a Walkley Award-winning Australian columnist, author, novelist, broadcaster, documentary maker, feminist and social commentator. She spent 35 years as an award winning copywriter and 7 years teaching Advertising Creative in the School of Communication Arts at Western Sydney University. These days she is a full time writer, social commentator, speaker and broadcaster.As a writer, Jane has published twelve books, including three novels - Just a Girl, Just a Queen and Just Flesh & Blood – a trilogy on Elizabeth Tudor, and her memoir Plain Speaking Jane. She created and edited Unbreakable featuring stories women writers had never told before, which was published just before the Harvey Weinstein revelations. Her book Accidental Feminists about the life story of women over 50 was launched in 2019.Her novel about coercive control, The Mother, was published in 2022.She created and presented 5 documentary series for ABC Compass. She and Catherine Fox present a popular podcast with Podcast One, Austereo Women With Clout. She writes regular columns in Nine Newspapers and her opinion pieces appear regularly in The Saturday Paper, The Guardian and The Big Smoke.Jane is passionate about human rights and social justice and is standing for the Senate hoping to change the current political climate in Australia, advocating for better funding and support of the public school system, migrant and women's rights, and equity for all. You can follow Jane and the Reason Party here:https://www.janecaro4reason.com.au/Jane Caro AM:https://www.facebook.com/janecaroofficialhttps://twitter.com/JaneCaroWomen With Clout Podcast:https://podtail.com/en/podcast/women-with-clout/Jane's latest book, The Mother, is published by Allen & Unwin and is available at all good book stores.- The Good Girl Confessional is the award-winning Podcast of WB40 - Women Beyond Forty, a platform for women 40, 50, 60 and beyond. Join the revolution:www.wb40.comhttps://www.instagram.com/womenbeyondfortyhttps://www.instagram.com/thegoodgirlconfessionalhttps://www.facebook.com/thegoodgirlconfessionalWb40 and The Good Girl Confessional Acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land we record this podcast on, the Wurrundjeri Woi Wurrung people of the Kulin Nations and pay out respect to their elders, past, present and emerging.


10 Apr 2022

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Writers at Stanton

Jane Caro introduces her latest book ‘The Mother’. It is a gripping domestic thriller with a moral dilemma at its core.

30 Mar 2022

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AWW22 Into Her Own Hands - Jane Caro and Debra Oswald

Adelaide Writers' Week

Chaired by Collette Snowden The strong female protagonists in Jane Caro’s The Mother and Debra Oswald’s The Family Doctor take matters into their own hands. Debra’s Paula is a dedicated suburban GP, devastated by the murder of a friend and her children by their estranged husband and father. Jane’s Miriam is a successful businesswoman whose life is upended when her daughter’s marriage turns sour. These provocative, urgent novels brim with fury, grief and deep love as they explore what happens when you are tested to the limit, and ask when is it justified to fight fire with fire?


10 Mar 2022

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473. TAKEOVER: Jane Caro wth Maya Linnell

Words and Nerds: Authors, books and literature.

TAKEOVER: Jane Caro wth Maya Linnell


3 Mar 2022

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S1E77: Jane Caro - Another 10 Questions

Out of the Question with Adam Zwar

Adam's book Twelve Summers is out now.Twelve Summers is the story of those big memories and the big matches that accompanied them, told by one of the funniest writers in Australia.Today we’re joined by former advertising copywriter turned social commentator turned novelist Jane Caro. \It’s impossible not to feel wiser after a conversation with Jane If you suffer anxiety or insecurity and want to turn your life around – then listen in.I first came across Jane on what used to be The Gruen Transfer, then invited her to be on Agony, and was immediately engaged by her clear thinking and the effortless way she gets her message across.Here she talks about the days when being a feminist wasn’t cool, how to freak out someone who is shouting at you, and the wisdom she was taught the morning after her daughter nearly died.SocialsTwitter - Adam ZwarFacebook - Adam Zwar10 Questions with Adam Zwar is produced in part by Nearly Media.More about Out of the Question: https://www.nearly.com.au/out-of-the-question-with-adam-zwar/See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information. Get full access to The Kicker at thekicker.substack.com/subscribe

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23 Jan 2022