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Kay Brown interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 1457653
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Brown, Kay, 1905-1996, interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies; written permission required for public use during the lifetime of the interviewee. 
Description 1975 Dec. 5 
3 sound tape reels (ca. 137 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection ; DeB 903-905

Summary

Brown speaks of her experience of the bush and mining towns which provided the basis for her short stories ; she describes her childhood and family ; her interest in drawing and painting during school years ; living in Melbourne with her aunts at age 17 ; she speaks of her married life and the war years ; living in the Australian outback ; her first serious attempt to write a novel ; combining writing with motherhood.

Notes

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (46 p.) 
Subjects Brown, Kay, 1905-1996 -- Interviews.  |  Women novelists, Australian -- Interviews.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984, interviewer

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