The Modern Magazine Conference
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29 October 2016
We bring you a special episode of ‘The Stack’ from this year’s edition of the Modern Magazine Conference, featuring Tony Rushton from ‘Private Eye’ and the editors of ‘The Happy Reader’, ‘MacGuffin’ and ‘Empire’.
29 October 2016
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