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Issue Details: First known date: 1957... 1957 Hazel de Berg Collection
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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.

Notes

  • Transcripts available. Digital master available ; National Library of Australia ; nla.obj-220784380.

Includes

y separately published work icon Dulcie Deamer Interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 20 May 1965 14453126 1965 single work interview

'Deamer speaks about her childhood; doing stage work; the beginnings of her writing career; method of writing her poems' (Trove). 

y separately published work icon [Conversation with James Murray] Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 1971 Z1356680 1971 single work interview 'Murray recalls some childhood memories; he speaks of his days at Scotch College, Melbourne; the attraction of religion, studying as an Anglican priest ; accepting a church in the heart of Sydney and his involvement with the social problems in his parish; his falling out with the church; how he began to write; his return to teaching; writing The Mask of Time : An Indonesian Discovery; his method and motivation for writing; he comments on and reads a passage from Larrikins : 19th Century Outrage.' (Source: Libraries Australia).
y separately published work icon Michael Wilding Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 1974 Z1443769 1974 single work interview Wilding speaks of the story line in his novel Living Together ; Aspects of the Dying Process, his first book of stories published ; the setting and environment of his novels ; Wilding then speaks of his beginnings as a writer and his studies ; his stay in England ; his ambition as a publisher.
y separately published work icon Richard Tipping Interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg Collection Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1974 Z1448075 1974 single work interview Tipping speaks of the use of language in two and three dimensional forms; about his background; his university studies; Tipping reads and provides background information on his poems 'Multiple One' and 'Against or For Beauty'.
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y separately published work icon Conversation with Chris Wallace-Crabbe Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1969 Z1466321 1969 single work interview Wallace-Crabbe explains his reasons for writing poetry; the various jobs he has held; how his poetry begins; writing experimental poems; and he explains and reads the following poems : 'Meditation of a Sleeper' and 'Noah'.
Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1969
DeB 996-997
y separately published work icon Conversation with Evadne Price Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1977 Z1712332 1977 single work interview 'Price speaks of her experience as a war correspondent; her work as an astrologer for the magazines She and Vogue. Price speaks of her youth, living at the Theatre Girl's Club; working for ATV Midlands; the success of her plays; writing the Jane Turpin series of children's books; writing under the pseudonym of Helen Zenna Smith.' (National Library of Australia) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1977
DeB 1146-1147
y separately published work icon Eleanor Witcombe Interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg Collection Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1980 Z1492724 1980 single work interview Witcombe speaks about writing screen play adaptations of the novels The Getting of Wisdom and My Brilliant Career; she speaks of the characters in her latest film script Fringe Dwellers. Witcombe describes her beginnings as a writer as well as the ups and downs of her career; her views on television soap operas; her childhood and family; and her future projects. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1980
DeB 1159
y separately published work icon [Conversation [with] Graham Rowlands] Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1980 Z1375580 1980 single work interview Rowlands speaks of his method of work while writing a poem ; his first attempts at poetry writing ; his adolescent years ; studying at the University of Queensland ; authors that he admires ; writing his Doctorate at Flinders University. Rowlands speaks of his publications and reads the poems: "Menzies", "Headmaster", "Twenty one years", "Zarathusta", "The return of Mr. America". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1980
DeB 1193
y separately published work icon Conversation with Dr. Val Vallis Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1980 Z1463738 1980 single work interview Vallis speaks of his method for writing poems; he describes his family life, growing up in Gladstone, Central Queensland; publishing his poetry in the Bulletin; gaining a scholarship to study after the war; and his career as a university lecturer. Vallis reads the poems: 'Naval Exercises', 'The Enquiry', 'Songs of the East Coast', 'The Old Fisherman', and 'Michael'.
Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1980
DeB 1232
y separately published work icon Conversation with Philip Salom Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1981 Z1405788 1981 single work interview Salom speaks of his style as a painter ; writing poetry ; he describes his writing technique ; he speaks of the pioneering character of his family ; growing up on a dairy farm in W.A. ; his university studies and beginnings as a writer. Salom reads and provides background details to the poems: "My father", "Breath", "The hostel" and "Pity all". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1981
y separately published work icon [Conversation with Noreen Shelley] Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Z1411393 1985 single work interview Shelley speaks of her work as an author of children's books ; her work as an editor for School magazine (N.S.W. Dept. of Education). She speaks of her childhood and of her family ; writing for the Kindergarten of the Air (ABC) ; her first book published: the Piggy Grunter story ; her method of writing. (Libraries Australia record).
y separately published work icon Hugh McCrae Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 18399477 single work interview Canberra : National Library of Australia ,
y separately published work icon Elizabeth MacIntyre Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 18399525 single work interview Canberra : National Library of Australia ,
y separately published work icon Gwen Harwood Recites Poetry Gwen Harwood , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 18399568 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia ,
y separately published work icon Bill Fitzhenry Speaks of Henry Lawson Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1947 18399653 1947 single work interview

' Fitzhenry speaks about Henry Lawson as he knew him between 1917 to 1922, when Lawson was a constant caller at the 'Bulletin' office.' (Trove)

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1947
y separately published work icon Frank Clune Introduces His Book "Dig" Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1957 18399805 1957 single work interview

'Clune introduces his book "Dig" read for the "talking book" service for blind people.' (Trove)

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1957
y separately published work icon Dorothy Catts Introduces Her Book "Those Golden Years" Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1957 18400036 1957 single work interview

'Catts introduces her book "Those golden years" read for the "talking book" service for blind people.' (Trove)

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1957
y separately published work icon Dame Mary Gilmore Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1957 18400097 1957 single work interview

 'Dame Mary Gilmore gives introductory remarks to her book "Old days, old ways" read for the "talking book" service for blind people ; Dame Gilmore reads two excerpts from her works.' (Trove)

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1957
y separately published work icon Henry G. Lamond Introduces His Book "Dingo" Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1957 18400188 1957 single work interview Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1957
y separately published work icon Harley Matthews Reading Poetry Harley Matthews , Hazel de Berg , 1958 Z1287348 1958 single work poetry 'Matthews reads two poems assisted by the interviewer Hazel de Berg : 'Morning song' and 'Elegy for Bill'.' (Trove) 1958
y separately published work icon Ray Mathew Reading Poetry Ray Mathew , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958 18400307 1958 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958
y separately published work icon Frank Dalby Davison Introduces His Book "Man Shy" Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958 18400476 1958 single work interview

'Davison gives a preface to his work "Man Shy" for the "talking book" service for the blind.' (Trove)

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958
y separately published work icon Dorothea Mackellar Reading Poetry Dorothea Mackellar , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958 18400654 1958 single work poetry

 'Mackellar reads three of her poems: "My country", "Whitsunday passage" and "Colour".' (Trove)

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958
y separately published work icon John Hetherington Introduces His Book "The Winds Are Still" Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958 18400881 1958 single work interview

'Hetherington introduces his book "The winds are still" for the "talking book" service for the blind.' (Trove)

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958
y separately published work icon Evan Jones Reading Poetry Evan Jones , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958 18401575 1958 single work poetry

'Jones reads two poems :"Noah's song" and "An elegy" written for a friend.' (Trove)

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958
y separately published work icon [Poetry Readings by C. D. Mills] C. D. (Dud) Mills , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958 Z1316837 1958 selected work poetry Mills reads two poems: 'To Jack Moses and His Dog' and 'These Are My People'. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958
y separately published work icon Mary Gilmore Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958-1961 18401349 1958 single work interview

'Dame Mary Gilmore reads excerpts from her writings ; she also speaks about Australia and the May Day Literary award.' (Trove)

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1958-1961
y separately published work icon Vincent Buckley Reading Poetry Vincent Buckley , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18401448 1959 single work poetry 'Buckley reads three poems: "Borrowing of trees", "Sinn Fein 1957" and "Catullus at thirty". Buckley reads poems by Evan Jones: "Departure for England; "Invocation", and "Birthday song".' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Thomas W. Shapcott Reading Poetry Thomas Shapcott , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402002 1959 poetry

'Shapcott reads three poems: "River scene", "High tide" and "Mount Flinders".' (Trove)

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon William Hart-Smith Reading Poetry William Hart-Smith , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402099 1959 single work poetry

Hart-Smith reads two poems: "Boomerang" and "Kangaroo".

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon David Martin Reading Poetry David Martin , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402181 1959 single work poetry Martin reads three poems: "Lament for the Gordons" ; "To my daughter-in-law unknown" and "In the beloved to forget the lover Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon John Thompson Reading Poetry John Thompson , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402313 1959 selected work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon John Bray Reading Poetry John Bray , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402388 1959 single work poetry

 Bray reads part of "Chorus" from a verse play, "Rondo" and "Lines of extinction of Adelaide".

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Rosemary Dobson Reading Poetry Rosemary Dobson , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402457 1959 single work poetry Dobson read the following poems: "The country press" and "Cockrow". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Robert Clark Reading Poetry Robert Clark , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402506 1959 single work poetry Clark reads three of his poems : "The dogman", "Generations", and "The moon". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Nancy Cato Reading Poetry Nancy Cato , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402557 1959 single work poetry Cato reads three poems: "Curved lines", "In darkness", "A dream". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Colin Thiele Reading Poetry Colin Thiele , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402626 1959 single work poetry

Thiele reads three poems: "Best Schultz", "The Mushroomer" and "Eclipse".

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon C. B. Christesen Reading Poetry C. B. Christesen , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402726 1959 single work poetry Christesen reads three poems: Homage to one betrayed ; I thought to tempt with gold ; Under the tamarind tree. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Robert D. Fitzgerald Reading Poetry Robert D. FitzGerald , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402799 1959 single work poetry Fitzgerald reads three poems: "Drift", "As between neighbours", and "Vision". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Mena Abdullah Reading Poetry Mena Abdullah , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402862 1959 single work poetry Abdullah reads two poems: "The red Koran" ; "The prison". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Bill Scott Reading Poetry Bill Scott , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402924 1959 single work poetry Scott reads two of his poems :"For Lynette" and "Princess Charlotte Bay". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon H. M. Green Reading Poetry H. M. Green , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18402975 1959 single work poetry Green reads three of his poems: "Escape", "The cicada" and "The leap: an excursion". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Joyce Shewcroft Reading Poetry Joyce Shewcroft , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18403024 1959 single work poetry Shewcroft reads the following poems : "In the old story", "The Archibald" and "The abominable snowman". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Dorothy Auchterlonie (Dorothy Green) Reading Poetry Dorothy Green , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18403120 1959 single work poetry

Auchterlonie reads two of her poems: "The tree" and "The second tree".

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Judith Wright Reading Her Poetry Judith Wright , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18403171 1959 single work poetry Wright reads the poems entitled: "Country town" and "South of mydays". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Geoffrey Dutton Reading Poetry Geoffrey Dutton , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18403324 1959 single work poetry

Dutton reads three poems: "The Island", "A Volcano" and "Woolshed dance".

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Christopher Koch Reading Poetry Christopher Koch , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18403409 1959 single work poetry Koch reads two poems: "Half heard" and "The name". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Roland Robinson Reading Poetry Roland Robinson , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18403490 1959 single work poetry Robinson reads a poem from his book "Tumult of the swans" titled: "The rock lily" ; a poem belonging to the Nayanda tribe and a third poem titled "Black cockatoos". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Douglas Stewart Reading Poetry Douglas Stewart , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18403569 1959 single work poetry Stewart reads the poems: "The Lament" from "Glencoe" and "Sombrero" and provides brief comments. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Val Vallis Reading Poetry Val Vallis , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18403656 1959 single work poetry Vallis reads three poems: "At Tintagel", "High tide by night" and the second part of "Cargoes". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon John Quinn Reading Poetry John Quinn , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18403770 1959 single work poetry

Quinn reads two poems entitled: "Argument" and "Oranges".

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Mary Finnin Reading Her Poetry Mary Finnin , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18403914 1959 single work poetry Finnin reads two poems: "Off sheared" and "Anniversary". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Nancy Keesing Reading Poetry Nancy Keesing , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18404009 1959 single work poetry

 Keesing reads the following poems: "From Circular Quay" and "Gypsies".

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon James McAuley Reading Poetry James McAuley , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18404121 1959 single work poetry McAuley reads two of his poems: "Secret song" and "Vespers". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Tom Inglis Moore Reading Poetry T. Inglis Moore , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18404342 1959 single work poetry Moore reads three of this poems: "Song for lovers", "Refugees" and "Comrade in arms". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Ronald A. Simpson Reading Poetry R. A. Simpson , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18404728 1959 single work poetry

Simpson reads three poems: "Portrait for a painter", "A man like King Lear", "The walk along the beach".

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Chris Wallace-Crabbe Reading Poetry Chris Wallace-Crabbe , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18404880 1959 single work poetry Chris Wallace-Crabbe reads three of his poems: "Lines to a friend in winter" ; "Miner's graves at Walhalla" ; "The face of Desdemona". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon John Blight Reading Poetry John Blight , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18404978 1959 single work poetry Blight reads three poems: "Sea beasts", "Dinghies" and "Death of a whale". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon C. B. Christesen Reading Poetry C. B. Christesen , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18405091 1959 single work poetry Christesen reads an early lyric: "Sea memory". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon David Rowbotham Reading Poetry David Rowbotham , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18405203 1959 single work poetry Rowbotham reads two of his poems: "Three horses" and "Love the hailstone". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon David Campbell Reading Poetry David Campbell , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18405412 1959 single work poetry Campbell reads two of his poems: "End of exploring" and "When out of love". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon William Dobell Interviewed by James Gleeson James Gleeson (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18405486 1959 single work interview 'Dobell speaks about his art studies in Australia and Europe; painters that influenced him; prizes won; his return to Australia in 1938; poverty years in London; his circle of friends.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Ian Mudie Reading Poetry Ian Mudie , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18409261 1959 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Will Ogilvie Recites Poetry Will H. Ogilvie , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18409345 1959 selected work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Nan McDonald Reading Poetry Nan McDonald , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18409596 1959 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Ronald McCuaig Reading Poetry Ronald McCuaig , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18409682 1959 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Max Harris Reading Poetry Max Harris , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18409737 1959 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon A. D. Hope Reading Poetry A. D. Hope , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18409837 1959 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Max Dunn Reading Poetry Max Dunn , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18409944 1959 single work poetry 'Dunn reads a four of his poems and provides introductory comments. The titles are: "Reflexion six", "The journey of the Ornos", a poem translated from the Chinese commencing "Before my bed is moonlight,.." and another poem translated from the Chinese commencing "On top of Fan Ko mountain I met Tu Fu ...".' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon R. S. Byrnes Reading Poetry R. S. Byrnes , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18409979 1959 single work poetry

'Byrnes reads three of his poems : "Looking south", "Railway Square" and "When I am old".' (Trove)

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon E.M. England Reading Poetry Edith Mary England , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18410044 1959 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Flexmore Hudson Reads His Poetry Flexmore Hudson , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18410080 1959 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon John Tierney (Brian James) Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18410113 1959 single work interview 'John Tierney (Brian James) speaks about his childhood on the farm; his studies; teaching; his stay in England (1923); his first attempt at writing Hazel; his method of writing; about the choice of his pen name (Brian James). (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Martin Haley Reading Poetry Martin Haley , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18410204 1959 single work poetry Haley reads the following poems :"Poem to Walter de la Mare", "A carol", "Reconciliation with the sparrows" and a translation from Catullus "Ave Atque Vale". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon John Manifold Reading Poetry J. S. Manifold , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18410273 1959 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon James Devaney Reading His Poetry James Devaney , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959 18410324 1959 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1959
y separately published work icon Edgar Holt Reads Poetry Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 1960 Z1098016 1960 single work interview Holt reads two poems from a work titled 'Stained Glass Windows.' 1960
y separately published work icon Nancy Keesing Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 Z1188756 1960 single work interview Keesing speaks about her collaboration with Douglas Stewart in editing Australian Bush Ballads and Old Bush Songs ; she also reads two poems titled 'Lady and Cockatoo' and 'Gypsie'. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Peter Hopegood Reading Poetry Peter Hopegood , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18410371 1960 single work poetry 'Hopegood reads the following poems: "Bright register", "Haxie's cross", "Lament for snakes", "The wood goblin in school" and an untitled poem for his wife.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon R. H. Morrison Reading His Poetry R. H. Morrison , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18410421 1960 single work poetry 'Morrison reads two of his poems: "Cut rose" and a second poem without a title. He also reads a translation of Alexander Pushkin's poem "Kazbek monastery".' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Alec Chisholm Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18410463 1960 single work interview Alec H. Chisholm speaks of the work involved in compiling the Australian Encyclopaedia, published in 1958. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Edward Lindall Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18410552 1960 single work interview

'Lindall speaks of using the nom de plume Edward Ernest Smith; his first novel and short story writing.' (Trove)

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Russell Drysdale Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18410596 1960 single work interview

Drysdale speaks of his reasons for painting; method of painting; the subjects of his paintings.

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Eric Rolls Introducing and Reading a Poem Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18410680 1960 single work interview Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Hazel de Berg Interviewed by Tom Jacobs Tom Jacobs (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18410722 1960 single work interview 'Hazel de Berg speaks about Dame Mary Gilmore when being interviewed on the radio program "News Magazine".' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Ian Tilbrook Reading Poetry Ian Tilbrook , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18410788 1960 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Will Ashton Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18410840 1960 single work interview 'Ashton speaks of his art studies; Australian landscape; method of painting; colours; art in Australia; importance of tonal value.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Archibald Grenfell Price Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18410880 1960 single work interview Price speaks of his publications and historical research. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon J. A. Porter Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18410921 1960 single work interview 'J. A. Porter (Spinifex) speaks of his career as a writer under the pen name of "Spinifex" and reads from one of his verses: "When it was another day".' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Eleanor Dark Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18410960 1960 single work interview

'Dark speaks about her book "The Timeless land" and reads a passage from it.' (Trove)

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Doris Fitton Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411051 1960 single work interview

Fitton speaks of the Australian theatre; the Independent Theatre.

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Harold Arthur Lindsay Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411129 1960 single work interview 'Lindsay speaks about why he began writing and also reads an extract from the novel "The Red bull".' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Sumner Locke Elliott Reading from His Play Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411175 1960 single work interview Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Robert Wales Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411232 1960 single work interview

Wales speaks about his play "The Grotto" and the central character.

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Lesley Rowlands Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411301 1960 single work interview Rowlands reads an extract from her book, Why Can't the English and from a short story entitled, 'And What Part of Europe Do You Come From?'. She also speaks in general about her writing. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Kylie Tennant Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411485 1960 single work interview 'Tennant speaks about collecting material for her book "The Honeyflow", and reads a passage from the book.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon John Dowie Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411538 1960 single work interview 'Dowie speaks of the meaning of painting; the artist's vision; method of working; the notion of originality.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Judah Waten Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411584 1960 single work interview Waten speaks about his book Alien Son ; the similarities between the novel and his own life in Australia ; Waten reads an extract from 'Mother' (Libraries Australia record). Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Henrietta Drake-Brockman Reading from Her Novel Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411637 1960 single work interview 'Drake-Brockman reads from one of her first novels : "Younger sons" and gives preliminary notes on the writing and research for this novel.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Hazel de Berg Reading a Poem Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411690 1960 single work poetry

De Berg reads a poem titled : On recording the poets.

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Harley Matthews Reading Poetry Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411721 1960 single work interview Matthews reads three poems:"Vespesa at Campbelltown", "New sense", "The rain bird" and tells about writing them. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Elizabeth Riddell Reading Poetry Elizabeth Riddell , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411772 1960 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Colin Roderick Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411828 1960 single work interview 'Roderick speaks about the books he has written and reads excerpts from two of them.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Nettie Palmer Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411872 1960 single work interview Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Donald Garrick Reading Poetry Donald Garrick , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411957 1960 single work poetry Garrick reads two poems: "In praise of verse" and "Busy thinkin". Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon John O'Grady Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18411997 1960 single work interview O'Grady speaks about the story line in his book They're a Weird Mob ; his reasons for writing ; his method of writing. (Libraries Australia). Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Kenneth Slessor Reading Poetry and Conversation Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18412040 1960 single work interview 'Slessor reads his poems: "Waters" ; "A bushranger" ; "South country" ; "Beach burial". Slessor speaks about the Australian literary magazine "Southerly".' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Myrtle Rose White Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18412163 1960 single work interview Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Alexander Craig Introducing and Reading a Poem Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18412203 1960 single work interview 'The Craig interview was recorded with other interviews of Australian poets &​ authors conducted by Hazel de Berg on this reel. (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Robert Clark Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18412250 1960 single work interview Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Francis Webb Introducing and Reading a Poem Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18412295 1960 single work interview 'The Webb interview was recorded with other interviews of Australian poets &​ authors conducted by Hazel de Berg on this reel.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Norman Tindale Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18412348 1960 single work interview 'Tindale speaks about how his book "The first walkabout" was written.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon James McAuley Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18412393 1960 single work interview McAuley speaks about Australian literary magazines and Australian writers. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Dal Stivens Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : Hazel de Berg , 1960 18412462 1960 single work interview

'Stivens speaks about writing short stories and reads excerpts of his work.' (Trove)

Canberra : Hazel de Berg , 1960
y separately published work icon Hans Heysen Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18412511 1960 single work interview 'Heysen speaks of the subjects of his paintings; the Australian landscape; his method of painting.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Sidney J. Baker Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18412557 1960 single work interview 'Baker speaks about the Australian language and reads a list of general idioms.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Elizabeth Steele Reading Her Poetry Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18412601 1960 single work interview Steele reads two of her poems: 'Pepper Trees' and 'Low Tide'. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon Charles Higham Reading Poetry Charles Higham , Hazel de Berg , Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960 18412647 1960 single work poetry Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1960
y separately published work icon William Dobell Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1961 18409889 1961 single work interview

'Dobell speaks of reasons for becoming an artist; style of paintings; portrait of R.G. Menzies.'

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1961
y separately published work icon Charles P. Mountford Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1966 18411394 1966 single work interview 'Mountford speaks about the various jobs he has held; joining the Anthropological Society; his various expeditions among the Aborigines; his lecture tours; accreditation; method of working and collecting information; his relationship with the Australian Aborigines.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1966
y separately published work icon [Conversation with John Douglas Pringle] Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 1967 Z1345294 1967 single work interview Pringle speaks of his reasons for coming to Australia ; the books he has written ; working as an editor ; his feelings towards Australia ; his appreciation of Australian paintings and Australian literature ; his thoughts on Australian values, immigration policies. (Libraries Australia record) 1967
y separately published work icon Conversation with Douglas Stewart Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1967 Z1430724 1967 single work interview Stewart speaks about his childhood in New Zealand ; his studies ; his first attempt at writing ; working for The Argus ; his days as a swagman ; working as a journalist in England ; working on the Bulletin in Sydney ; his method of writing. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1967
y separately published work icon Conversation with Ric Throssell Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 1967 Z1437097 1967 single work interview Throssell speaks about his early interest in writing for the theatre ; his mother's work (Katharine Susannah Prichard) ; writing for television ; producing his own plays ; the opportunities for Australian playwrights. 1967
y separately published work icon Leonard Mann Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1971 18400264 1971 single work interview Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1971
y separately published work icon Dorothy Hewett Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 1973 Z1002197 1973 single work interview
— Appears in: Cordite Poetry Review , no. 50.0 2015;
Hewett speaks of her childhood on a farm in Western Australia; her desire to write poetry; she speaks about the Ern Malley poems; about her narrative style of writing poems; the evolution in her style of writing; her literary output; her short stories, novels and plays; she recalls the efforts put into writing her first play; she speaks of her marriage and political beliefs.
1973
y separately published work icon Conversation with Ivan Southall Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 1973 Z1341052 1973 single work interview 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. 1973
y separately published work icon Michael Page Interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg Collection Michael Fitzgerald Page , Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 1974 Z1329215 1974 single work interview Page speaks of the difficulties in writing the first book ; his style of writing ; writing the centenary history of the Adelaide Steamship Company ; Page speaks of his family background ; coming from England to Australia ; about writing fiction.(Libraries Australia record) 1974
y separately published work icon Colin Simpson Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1974 18410506 1974 single work interview 'Simpson speaks about working for the ABC (1947) writing documentaries; writing "Adam in ochre"; writing about New Guinea. Simpson recalls some his trips around the Sepik river region; writing on Japan and Europe; he explains his method of writing; he gives his views on Public Lending Right. He also speaks of his studies and various jobs held; writing as a full time job.' (Trove) Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1974
y separately published work icon Ion Idriess Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1974 18411087 1974 single work interview Idriess speaks of his family background ; about his school days ; about going to sea then working in the bush ; gold prospecting in Queensland ; travelling around Australia ; coming out of the bush at 42 and beginning to write ; enlisting for World War I ; Gallipoli ; writing his book "Madman's island" ; his method of writing ; reasons why he never considered himself as a writer ; making a living as a writer. Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1974
y separately published work icon Stanley Walsh Interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg Collection Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 1974 Z1584772 1974 single work interview 'Walsh, playwright, actor and director of theatre, speaks of his plays and his association with the Music Hall Theatre ; of his writing career ; acting at the Old Tote Theatre ; about his method of writing ; his views on Music Hall melodrama.. Source: libraries Australia. (Sighted 04/05/2009). 1974
y separately published work icon Judith Wright Interviewed by Hazel de Berg Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1976 18399935 1976 single work interview

'Wright speaks of her ancestors ; going to university ; her life during the war years and the various jobs held ; the books of verse she has published ; meeting her husband Jack McKinney ; her growing interest in the conservation movement ; Wright describes her method of work.' (Trove)

 

Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1976
y separately published work icon David Rowbotham Interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg Collection Hazel de Berg (interviewer), Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1976 Z1437125 1976 single work interview Rowbotham speaks of his first poems written when a child ; his periodical publications ; the topics of his poems and his style of writing. He describes his boyhood in Queensland and his studies ; the war years and his time in the Air Force. Rowbotham reads the poems: 'The bushman's girl', 'Little white fox', and 'Wet through'. (Libraries Australia record). Canberra : National Library of Australia , 1976
y separately published work icon Conversation with Margaret Paice Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 1978 Z1331196 1978 single work interview Paice speaks of her childhood desire to become a book illustrator ; writing children's books using Aboriginal subjects ; her break with the publishers Angus and Robertsons ; she describes her method of writing ; her writing style for non-fiction novels ; she describes her childhood, education and the various jobs held. (Libraries Australia record) 1978
y separately published work icon [Conversation with Gig Ryan] Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 1980 Z1390120 1980 single work interview Ryan speaks of her upbringing and education ; she speaks of her poetry and reads the poems: 'Getting it', 'The see-through wings', 'His cubist drawings', 'Some Sunday', 'Loose red' and 'Eliminations'. (Libraries Australia record). 1980
y separately published work icon [Conversation with Jill Shearer] Hazel de Berg (interviewer), 1980 Z1404770 1980 single work interview Shearer speaks of her play 'The Kite' which won the Utah Cairns Centenary Award ; about her desire to write from childhood ; she defines her style of writing and describes her method of work. (Libraries Australia record) 1980

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