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Grace Perry interviewed by Hazel de Berg for the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 485709
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Perry, Grace, 1927-1987, Interviewee
 
Access Conditions Open access for research & personal copies; permission of literary executor for public use of interviewee's readings of own works. 
Description 1967 Oct. 9 
5 sound tape reels (ca. 122 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection ; DeB 292,296

Summary

Perry speaks about her childhood ; writing her first collection of verses ; her opinion on Australian literature ; her studies in medicine ; her life as a student ; her return to writing poetry ; her medicial career ; publishing books ; organising literary festivals and creative writing summer schools ; her method of writing ; Perry reads and comments on the style of the following poems : "Another country", "Academic smorgasbord", "Girl with sarcoma", "Cathedral", "Return to Cathedral Square, August 1967", "Trinity", "The U.S.S. Sacramento", "Chain", "Myth", and "The captain's party".

Notes

Digital master available National Library of Australia

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (32 p.) 
Subjects Perry, Grace, 1927- -- Interviews.  |  Australian poetry.  |  Women physicians -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Women poets -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Women publishers -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Poetry -- Readings.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984, Interviewer

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