National Library of Australia

Reopening Update - August 2020: Enjoy a CovidSafe visit to the National Library. Read more...

You must be logged in to Tag Records
Morris Lurie interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 1528761
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Lurie, Morris, 1938-2014, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies; written permission required for public use during the lifetime of the interviewee. 
Description 1978 Mar. 1 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 43 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection ; DeB 1081

Summary

Lurie speaks of the theme/plot/characters in his novels ; he describes his method of work when writing a novel and his feelings on its completion ; leaving Australia in 1965 to travel abroad. Lurie speaks of his family and studies ; his desire to become a writer.

Notes

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Related Material Portrait of Morris Lurie taken during an oral history interview, 1 March 1978; National Library of Australia Pictures collection PIC P1544/45B Album 900a LOC Cold Store PIC DE BERG 
Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (20 p.) 
Subjects Lurie, Morris, 1938- -- Interviews.  |  Novelists, Australian -- Interviews.
Occupation Novelists.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984, Interviewer

Online

    In the Library

    Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

    Details Collect From
    ORAL TRC 1/1081
    Copy: Recording
    Special Collections Reading Room
    ORAL TRC 1/1081 (transcript)
    Copy: Transcript
    Special Collections Reading Room

    Order a copy

    - Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

    Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
    close Can I borrow items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close What can I get online?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
    Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.