The power play in a podcast interview (and how to use it ethically)

Power is not essentially a bad thing. It’s how you use the power that matters.

Acknowledge the power


Image by Samantha Turnbull, from the Background Briefing article


Share the control


One of the places I interviewed Jason for the Background Briefing episode


Holding the mic in a live interview

The last question




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Liz Keen

Liz Keen

Liz has worked in audio and radio production for over 20 years, she was awarded Best Documentary Podcast at the 2019 Australian Podcast Awards for Still Jill.