Why Insatiable is so Unsatisfying

Rebecca Shaw

The creators of the controversial Netflix series have asked audiences to give the show a chance, to not judge it on initial appearances – but that’s a luxury fat women are rarely afforded.


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Harry Potter Trivia with KYD

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KYD‘s Tasmania Showcase

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This month’s First Book Club pick is Drew Rooke’s One Last Spin, a poignant and compassionate work of literary journalism that tackles Australia’s most controversial pastime.

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Harry Potter Trivia with KYD

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Extraordinary Routines: Marieke Hardy

15.08.18 — CommentaryRebecca Shaw

Lasting Impressions: Why Insatiable is so Unsatisfying

13.08.18 — New FictionAllee Richards

The Passengers

KYD's Tasmania showcase

Presenting a showcase of brilliant new writing from Tasmania. Read Kate Lansell on Hobart’s housing crisis, Anne Kellas reflects on the layers of memory that make a city, Robbie Arnott on losing someone you never really knew, and new fiction from Adam Thompson – plus a giveaway!

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