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Dislike Club | A Radio Show

Dislike Club is a 20min story podcast examining new media through the lens of people who hate it, avoid it, or have stopped using it. If I could quit Facebook, I would’ve already, so I want to find others who share this dislike at University, and document their relationship with new media. The podcast is inspired by Benjamin Walker’s Theory of Everything podcast mini-series of the same name.  It documented a group of people who never joined Facebook, but formed ‘The Dislike Club’, to come together to debate what they should do about the pressure of big social media sites invading their privacy. Dislike Club will be a similar form to This American Life and 99% Invisible radio show’s narrative driven episodes, rather than a standard 2-4 person discussion panel. A host controls the focus of a topic and examines subjects and situations through interviews. It’s a produced story, rather than a live recording. I expect to produce a 20 min audio piece every 2 – 3 weeks. It’s ambitious, considering it is the first time I have created a podcast, but I will hopefully have …