Books 6 December 2016 SRSLY #71: Swing Time / The Edge of Seventeen / Maggie’s Plan On the pop culture podcast this week: Zadie Smith’s novel Swing Time, teen movie The Edge of Seventeen and the 2015 film Maggie’s Plan. Brian Dowling/Getty Images Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up This is SRSLY, the pop culture podcast from the New Statesman. Here, you can find links to all the things we talk about in the show as well as a bit more detail about who we are and where else you can find us online. Listen using the player below. . . . . .or subscribe in iTunes. We’re also on Stitcher, RSS and SoundCloud – but if you use a podcast app that we’re not appearing in, let us know. SRSLY is hosted by Caroline Crampton and Anna Leszkiewicz, the NS’s assistant editor and editorial assistant. We’re on Twitter as @c_crampton and @annaleszkie, where between us we post a heady mixture of Serious Journalism, excellent gifs and regularly ask questions J K Rowling needs to answer. ****Our next event is going on sale at midday on 7 December! Make sure you're on our mailing list to avoid missing out on tickets.**** The Links Swing Time by Zadie Smith The book. The New Statesman review. The Edge of Seventeen The trailer. The episode where we discuss Paper Towns. Maggie’s Plan The trailer. For next week Anna is watching Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. If you’d like to talk to us about the podcast or make a suggestion for something we should read or cover, you can email srslypod[at]gmail.com. You can also find us on Twitter @srslypod, or send us your thoughts on tumblr here. If you like the podcast, we’d love you to leave a review on iTunes - this helps other people come across it. We love reading out your emails. If you have thoughts you want to share on anything we’ve discussed, or questions you want to ask us, please email us on srslypod[at]gmail.com, or @ us on Twitter @srslypod, or get in touch via tumblr here. We also have Facebook now. Our theme music is “Guatemala - Panama March” (by Heftone Banjo Orchestra), licensed under Creative Commons. See you next week! PS If you missed #70, check it out here. › “Brexit is based on racism”: Who is protesting outside the Supreme Court and what are they fighting for? Subscribe For more great writing from our award-winning journalists subscribe for just £1 per month!