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Barbara Blackman interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection (1974) [sound recording]
Bib ID 2340849
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Blackman, Barbara, 1928-, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Access open for research and personal copies; written permission required for public use during the lifetime of the interviewee. 
Description 1974 Nov. 28 
2 sound tape reels (ca. 118 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection ; DeB 797-798

Summary

Blackman speaks of her family background and studies ; her poetry writing and desire to write in a surrealist style ; her "Barjai" experience from age 15 to 20 ; her stay in London with husband Charles Blackman ; her involvement with the talking book library ; the changing art world in Australia ; her involvement with Chiron College.

Notes

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Related Material Papers of Barbara Blackman; located at; National Library of Australia Manuscript collection MS Acc12.154. 
Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (35 p.) 
Subjects Blackman, Barbara, 1928- -- Interviews.  |  Women poets, Australian -- 20th century -- Interviews.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984, Interviewer

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