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Australian ethos and national identity [sound recording] : an ANU Convocation luncheon address given on 15 March 1978 by Xavier Herbert
Bib ID 433409
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Herbert, Xavier, 1901-1984, Speaker
 
Access Conditions Access open for research; written permission required for public use from the Australian National University. 
Description 1978 
1 sound cassette (ca. 62 min.) 
Series

Convocation lectures (Australian National University)

Summary

Mr Herbert speaks and answers questions on the Australian ethos and national identity (issues on Aborigines, the Labor Party, etc.)

Biography/History

Mr Herbert is a writer and social critic. At the time of his Convocation speech Mr Herbert was Creative Arts Fellow at A.N.U.

Notes

Recorded on 15 March 1978 at the Australian National University, Canberra, A.C.T.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Summary not yet available. 
Subjects Herbert, Xavier, 1901-1984.  |  Authors, Australian -- Australian Capital Territory.  |  National characteristics, Australian.  |  Lectures and lecturing -- Australian Capital Territory.  |  Australia -- Politics and government.  |  Australia -- Social conditions.
Occupation Authors.
Other authors/contributors Australian National University

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