Here and Now's new Pop Culture Panel looks at the Academy Awards.
This week, the Academy Awards announced new criteria for films to be eligible for its 2024 best picture awards. Criteria that speaks to diversity and representation. Here and Now launches a new Pop Culture Panel. Sarah Raughley is an academic and author of the Effigies Series. Rad Simonpillai is a culture critic for NOW magazine. In our first installment, they take on the Academy Awards.