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y separately published work icon Conversation with Ivan Southall single work   interview  
Date: 1973 Note: 14 July 1973.
Issue Details: First known date: 1973... 1973 Conversation with Ivan Southall
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Southall, writer of children's books, speaks of his book Josh for which he received the 1971 Carnegie Medal ; his reaction to critics. He speaks of his family background, his studies and various jobs held ; how he began writing seriously at 18; joining the Air Force in 1942 and his experiences while serving overseas ; the themes of his books ; the style of Hills End.


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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

      1973 .
      Extent: 4 cassettes (ca. 210 min.) : 1 7/8 ips.p.
      Series: y separately published work icon Hazel de Berg Collection Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1957-1983 18399444 1957 series - publisher interview poetry The Hazel de Berg Collection consists of recordings of interviews and readings from many of Australia's poets, artists, writers, composers, actors, academics, publishers, librarians, scientists, anthropologists, public servants and some politicians. Paper based records include transcripts and interview background notes.
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