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Anne Whitehead interviewed by Ann Turner [sound recording]
Bib ID 1900405
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Whitehead, Anne, 1942-, Interviewee
 
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Description 1998 
9 digital audio tapes (ca. 465 min.) 
Summary

Anne Whitehead, a writer, talks about her family background; impact of Depression on parents; childhood memories of Dulwich Hill, N.S.W.; moving to England with parents in 1949 or 1950; returning to Australia and schooling at Wenona in North Sydney. She then describes her experiences in New Guinea; boarding at Blackheath College, Charters Towers, Qld. and St. Hilda's, Southport, Qld. and then Tamworth High School. Whitehead then describes early jobs; involvement in making Australian documentaries and thesis on Christina Stead and interview for ABC Lateline. She then describes more recent work including, "Paradise mislaid : in search of the Australian tribe of Paraguay" and her plans for the future.

Notes

Recorded between July 24 and Sept. 14, 1998 in Annandale, N.S.W. and Canberra.

Index/Finding Aid Note Corrected transcript (typescript, 138 leaves) 
Subjects Whitehead, Anne, 1942- -- Interviews.  |  Authors, Australian -- Interviews.
Occupation Authors.
Other authors/contributors Turner, Ann, 1929-2011, Interviewer

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