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Margot Hilton interviewed by Ann-Mari Jordens in the Public lending right oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 3061632
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Hilton, Margot, 1947-, Interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2003 
1 digital audio tape (ca. 42 min) 
Series

Public lending right oral history project.

Summary

Margot Hilton, born in London (1947) recalls her early life in England; her arrival in Australia (1974); her work helping groups preparing funding submissions in the Victorian Ministry for the Arts and writing various publications on behalf of the Ministry; her membership of the Australian Writers Guild. She speaks about her play Potiphar's wife and her other commissioned publications; her work with the Australian Society of Authors (ASA) as Executive Officer from Nov. 1981, which did not involve the PLR Committee or the Public Lending Right issue; the PLR administration being housed separately from ASA.

Biography/History

Margot Hilton is a writer and former executive officer of the Australian Society of Authors, 1981-1984.

Notes

Recorded on Dec. 5, 2003 at Redfern, N.S.W.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-218643271

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (3 p.) and uncorrected transcript (typescript, 25 leaves). 
Subjects Hilton, Margot, 1947- -- Interviews.  |  Hilton, Margot, 1947- Potiphar's wife.  |  Australian Society of Authors.  |  Australian Writers' Guild.  |  Chief executive officers -- New South Wales -- Marrickville -- Interviews.  |  Authors, Australian -- New South Wales -- Marrickville -- Interviews.  |  Dramatists -- New South Wales -- Marrickville -- Interviews.  |  Australian literature.
Occupation Dramatists  |  Executives  |  Authors
Other authors/contributors Jordens, Ann-Mari, 1940-, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 5057 (transcript)
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ORAL TRC 5057 (summary)
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