The Looking Forward Podcast

The Looking Forward Podcast Christmas Special – The IPA’s Great Books for The Summer Break Part 1

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12 December 2019


It’s The Looking Forward Podcast’s Christmas special! For the next two weeks IPA staff will be sharing their must-read book recommendations of the year for your summer reading with Chris and Scott. Today’s podcast has Andrew Bushnell and Dr Bella d’Abrera discuss Madame Bovary and Serotonin (1:46-25:08), followed by James Bolt and Peter Gregory on Catch & Kill and 12 Rules For Life (25:08-44:48), and then Theodora Pantelich and Kurt Wallace finish with The House of Government and My Father Left Me Ireland (44:48-1:11:13). We apologise for the delay of this week’s episode as we fell victim to nationwide internet outages.

Books discussed:

Madame Bovary


Catch & Kill

12 Rules For Life

The House of Government

My Father Left Me Ireland

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Scott Hargreaves

Scott Hargreaves is the Executive Director at the Institute of Public Affairs

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