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Eliofotisti Lambrou interviewed by Seamus O'Hanlon in the Australian generations oral history project
Bib ID 6223257
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [spoken word]
Author
Lambrou, Eliofotisti, 1957-, Interviewee
 
Online Access
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2012 
3 sound files (approximately 198 min.) 
Series

Australian generations oral history project.

Technical Details

Mode of access: Online. 

Summary

Eliofotisti Lambrou, born on the Greek island of Lemnos in the village of Tsimandria, talks about her family background; migrating to Australia; language difficulties; her parents’ employment opportunities; Coburg; her education; maintaining Greek customs and culture; home life; her siblings; Labor Party politics; La Trobe University; social mobility; travelling in Europe; her visits to Lemnos; her family in Greece; her employment in Australia; Monash University; her Diploma of Education; meeting her husband at Monash University; their wedding; their teaching career; her family and parenting; finance; health care; Sydney; 1990s recession; her children; working overseas; her parents return to Greece; returning to Australia; her employment and career; her students during her teaching career; her cultural identity; suburban culture; multiculturalism; ethnic identity; generational differences; her aspirations.

Notes

Catalogue record generated as part of a batch load.

Recorded on 16 and 29 February 2012 in Melbourne, Victoria.

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (15 pages) 
Subjects Lambrou, Eliofotisti, 1957- -- Interviews.  |  Teachers -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Baby boom generation -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Baby boom generation -- Australia -- Attitudes.  |  Intergenerational relations.
Occupation Teachers.
Other authors/contributors O'Hanlon, Seamus, Interviewer

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