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Author Nadia Bailey
6 Sep 2021   Podcast

Fellowship Presentation: Darkened Rooms - Death, Spiritualism and the Great War

Over 400,000 men enlisted in the Australian Imperial Forces to fight in World War I. Nearly

6 Sep 2021   Podcast

Book Launch: Spirit of the Garden with Trisha Dixon

Trisha Dixon is joined in conversation by Fleur Flanery, Philip Cox and Max Bourke to discuss

Luke Byrnes
3 Sep 2021   Podcast

Folk Music & Folklore of the NSW Northern Rivers

Catch Luke Byrnes (2020 National Folk Fellow) and the Big Scrub Revival Band's presentation and performance

3 Sep 2021   Podcast

2021 Creative Arts Fellowship presentation: Frank - Hurley in Antarctica

Join the National Library of Australia's 2021 Creative Arts Fellow for Australian Writing, Dr Jordie Albiston

22 Jul 2021   Podcast

Fellowship Presentation: Revising the Life of Bennelong

While Bennelong is a name well known – the truth of the man is still misunderstood

1 Jul 2021   Podcast

Fellowship Presentation: The Dreamworlds of Empire

Dr Andrew Levidis explores the transnational network of bureaucrats, soldiers and propagandists, who served the Japanese

8 Jun 2021   Podcast

The Life of a Spy: In Conversation with Rod Barton

What do you expect when graduating with a science degree? To disarm militia in war-torn Mogadishu

2 Jun 2021   Podcast

Curator Talk: Why the Artists of the Picturesque Atlas Matter

Learn the extraordinary story of the Picturesque Atlas of Australasia and its impact on the Australian

2 Jun 2021   Podcast

Tracking Charlotte: In Conversation with Judith Crispin

“For generations my family wanted to conceal their Aboriginal roots. Our darker complexions, I was told

A sepia toned photograph of a group of men standing in front of a steam engine train
20 May 2021   Podcast

Fellowship Presentation: Scars in the Country

NLA Fellow, Dr André Brett uses the development of railway networks to interrogate the strong and

13 May 2021   Podcast

Fellowship Presentation: The Eastern Isle - Norfolk Island in colonial art and writings

The colonial heritage of Norfolk Island is little known to most Australians. 2020 NLA Fellow, Alisa

2020: The Year That Changed Us book cover
26 Nov 2020   Podcast

The Conversation - 2020: The Year That Changed Us

Join Michelle Grattan in conversation with Dr Caroline Fisher as they discuss The Conversation's new book

26 Nov 2020   Podcast

Collection Research with Kate Forsyth and Belinda Murrell

‘Just one scribbled note from Marcie Muir led us to this amazing discovery … If we

Goodna Girls book cover
16 Nov 2020   Podcast

In Conversation: Goodna Girls

Join The Australian National University Lecturer and author of Goodna Girls, Adele Chynoweth, and National Library

Searching for Charlotte book cover
16 Nov 2020   Podcast

Searching For Charlotte Q&A - Part One

Kate Forsyth and Belinda Murrell are the sisters behind the latest NLA Publishing title, ‘Searching for

Early Canberra architects Malcolm Moir and Heather Sutherland
30 Oct 2020   Podcast

Designing Canberra

Join Peter Freeman and Dr Rachael Coghlan as they explore the lives of early Canberra architects

Architectural blueprint of University of Lucknow Library
18 Oct 2020   Podcast

Walter Burley Griffin - Point Of Creation

On the anniversary of Walter Burley Griffin’s 1913 appointment as Federal Capital Director of Design and

Exhibition Curator Dr Grace Blakeley-Carroll with a Bird of Paradise (watercolour)
22 Sep 2020   Podcast

Online Tour – Birds of Paradise: Ellis Rowan in New Guinea

Join National Library Exhibition Curator Dr Grace Blakeley-Carroll, and Director of Exhibitions Dr Guy Hansen, for