Casting call for paid job recording a SOAS podcast

Casting call: PositiveNegatives and SOAS Radio are looking for two women to record a dramatised podcast.
Needed: Ethiopian woman, Saudi Arabian woman, paid job, no voice acting experience necessary
Founded by SOAS Senior Fellow, Dr Benjamin Dix, PN produces literary comics about contemporary social and human rights issues based on ethnographic research. Together with SOAS Radio, PN are now producing a first podcast adapted from the comic “Almaz’s story”, published on the BBC 2014.


Almaz is the dramatised true story of one woman’s life as a migrant worker in Saudi Arabia. Through her story, the comic reveals the experience that many domestic workers endure, depicting the systematic lack of protection for workers throughout the recruitment and migration cycle.

Apply by sending an e-mail with subject “Almaz casting” and your desired role to

Deadline: noon, 17 March.

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