Assistant Curator Jenny Gall spoke with CJ Dennis biographer Phil Butters, ahead of this week’s centenary anniversary of the publication of The Sentimental Bloke.
Australian journalist Lillian Roxon was a pioneer when it came to giving rock music the serious attention it deserved.
Brenda Gifford from the Indigenous Connections team reports from the Oral History Australia Biennial Conference in Perth.
Ross Garrett, Team Leader Audio Services at the NFSA, shares the good news about recent upgrades to our audio services studios.
From a child actor in The Sullivans to playing Dewey Crowe in Justified, Damon Herriman’s oral history covers his long and varied acting career from the 1970s to now.
Lisa Wilkinson, Don Walker, Steve Liebmann and Chris Haywood recently visited the NFSA. Watch the interviews here.
Les McLaren is one of a group of Australian filmmakers who made significant documentaries in Papua New Guinea in the 1970s–1990s. We talked with him about their legacy.
Michael Waterhouse is sharing rare 1930s film shot by his grandfather on the Papua New Guinea goldfields. He talks about tracking down and reconstructing his grandfather’s films.