Waltzing with Matilda

Radio interviews from the 1970s and 80s with Christina Stead reveal as much about Australia as they do about Christina. In the ABC radio archives, and at the National Library of Australia and National Film and Sound Archive there are hours of taped interviews with the novelist Christina Stead. More than enough for her to speak from beyond the grave. …

Calling all listeners

There is something very exciting happening in the suburbs of Melbourne. A new kind of radio experience is emerging. On the 16th of February, around 35 radio enthusiasts huddled in the foyer of the Brunswick Mechanics Institute. They entered a darkened theatre and listened to audio. These events are called In the Dark. A couple of weeks earlier, a dozen …