The new podcast Serial has really got us all talking. It’s been the fastest podcast to 5 million downloads in history, according to iTunes. What is it that is so compelling. In our very first podcast, we’re going to talk about why and we’re going discuss how both the narrative of the case and the Serial podcast itself have engaged us. Is this a story about a murder? is is a story about asking questions, is it a story about a story about all those things? Let’s explore possible answers.
It’s a fascinating phenomenon and one we’ll follow as the rest of Serial unfolds in the coming weeks.