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Margaret Paice interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 1537658
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Paice, Margaret, 1920-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Written permission required for research use, personal copies and public use during the lifetime of the interviewee. 
Description 1978 Mar. 1 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 47 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection ; DeB 1080

Summary

Paice speaks of her childhood desire to become a book illustrator ; writing children's books using Aboriginal subjects ; her break with the publishers Angus and Robertsons ; she describes her method of writing ; her writing style for non-fiction novels ; she describes her childhood, education and the various jobs held.

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Digital master available National Library of Australia

Related Material Portrait of Margaret Paice taken during an oral history interview, 1 March 1978; National Library of Australia Pictures collection PIC P1544/44C Album 900a LOC Cold Store PIC DE BERG 
Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (18 p.) 
Subjects Paice, Margaret, 1920- -- Interviews.  |  Illustrated children's books -- Australia.  |  Illustrators -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Women novelists, Australian -- Interviews.
Occupation Novelists.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984, Interviewer

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