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Norman Kessell interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 124216
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Kessell, Norman, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1981 Feb. 27 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 48 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection ; DeB 1221

Summary

Kessell recalls his career as a journalist on various newspapers, beginning in the late 1940s with the Sydney Daily Telegraph ; his work as a theatrical reviewer ; he speaks of the great plays and great performances he has reviewed ; he gives his views on Australian theatre ; he speaks of his approach to theatre as a critic.

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (16 p.) 
Subjects Kessell, Norman - Interviews.  |  Journalists - Australia - Interviews.  |  Theater critics - Australia - Interviews.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984, Interviewer

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    ORAL TRC 1/1221
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    Petherick Reading Room (Oral History)
    ORAL TRC 1/1221 (transcript)
    Copy: Transcript
    Petherick Reading Room (Oral History)

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