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A. D. Hope interviewed by Kevin Hart [sound recording]
Bib ID 1462584
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Hope, A. D. (Alec Derwent), 1907-2000, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1991 Oct 
3 sound tape reels (ca. 159 min.) ; 10 in. 
Summary

Hope talks about his life in general; religious beliefs; interest in science, poetry and society; modernity and culture; on being a poet and academic and influences on his work.

Notes

Recorded on Oct. 28-29, 1991 in Canberra.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Subjects Hope, A. D. (Alec Derwent), 1907-2000 -- Interviews.  |  Poets -- Australia -- Interviews.
Occupation Poets.
Other authors/contributors Hart, Kevin, 1954-, Interviewer

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