Stories of people who came to Australia as refugees or asylum seekers, and the many places we call home.
Season one is available now.
We are excited to announce that our conversation with Alyas has won Best Interview at the 2020 Australian Podcast Awards. The judges called it “Beautiful, soulful storytelling. It makes you feel glad to have met these people through the podcast. Thoroughly compelling.”
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Our Panel at the REIMAGINE virtual festival – In My Country
We hear a lot about refugees and asylum seekers, but we don’t often hear from the people themselves. In My County shares the stories of six Aussies who came to Australia as refugees or asylum seekers. Stories of identity, religion, sexuality, the arts, parenting, culture, fashion, meaning, purpose, and the many places we call home.
Episodes & Updates
Bonus ep! Our panel at the REIMAGINE Virtual Festival!
In the second bonus episode of season one we bring you In My Country’s panel discussion at the REIMAGINE Virtual Festival held in November 2020! Join Pia in conversation with four of the guests from season one, Alyas, Liliana, Marcela and Tenzin. They discuss changing the conversation about what it means to be a refugee…
Bonus ep! Alyas on our Aus Pod Awards win.
We still can’t believe In My Country won Best Interview at the 2020 Australian Podcast Awards for our conversation with Alyas Taqawi. We’ve gotten to share what it means to us, but as the man with the story, we wanted to hear from Alyas what it means to him. So, in the first bonus episode…
We’ve been shortlisted for Best Interview at the 2020 Australian Podcast Awards and we still haven’t picked ourselves up off the floor!
We are beyond excited to tell you our conversation with Alyas – the first interview we ever did! – has been shortlisted for Best Interview in the 2020 Australian Podcast Awards. Big hitters like The Guardian, ABC, Mama Mia, and commercial media enter these awards, so we are so so stoked that our little independent,…