15 February 2018
Bethany Atkinson-Quinton is a broadcaster, producer, writer and educator based in Narrm (Melbourne). Beth’s work focuses on developing emerging artists, sparking conversation and producing work that centres community, art, identity and intersectional feminism.
She creates audio documentaries for multiple broadcasters and podcasts including ABC Radio National, Triple R and All The Best, and is the former presenter and producer of The Breakfast Spread on PBS 106.7 FM. Passionate about connecting audiences to storytelling, she has presented podcast workshops with The Walkley Foundation, The Arts Centre and Melbourne Writers Festival.
In 2016, she created and ran the award-winning PBS Access Training Program aimed at increasing representation of women, trans and gender diverse people in music broadcasting. In 2017, she was selected for the Emerging Cultural Leaders Program at Footscray Community Arts Centre and the Young Social Pioneers Program at Foundation for Young Australians where she has been developing a new audio project, Broadwave.