Glossary

  • English Have a Go

    'English - Have a Go' is an educational series for people with English as a second language. It is a magazine style program with drama, pronunciation and documentary elements. In the drama component...

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  • Entombment of the Unknown (Australian) Soldier

    Live coverage from Canberra of the ceremony at the Australian War Memorial when the body of an unknown Australian serviceman is interred with full military ceremony in a redesigned part of the...

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  • Every Little Drop

    We explore the Snowy Scheme both as an engineering wonder and an epic human saga. It took 25 years to build, employing one hundred thousand workers from around the world, yet the Snowy Scheme was...

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  • Experimentals Volume 1

    Bernie Hobbs and Ruben Meerman are the experiMENTALS! For these two dedicated scientists, no experiment is too big, too crazy or too inexpensive, to show you! The experiMENTALS tackle everything from...

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  • English Bites Series 6

    English Bites is an educational series and integrated website that explains the everyday usage of the English language while giving colourful insights, through stories into Australian life, society...

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  • English Bites Series 5

    English Bites is an educational series and integrated website that explains the everyday usage of the English language while giving colourful insights, through stories into Australian life, society...

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  • English Bites Series 4

    English Bites is an educational series and integrated website that explains the everyday usage of the English language while giving colourful insights, through stories into Australian life, society...

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  • End of the Corrugated Road

    A dynamic history of the legendary Warumpi Band who for 20 years told the stories of Indigenous Australia in their lyrics. From the classic "My Island Home" to the raw "From The Bush" the Warumpi...

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  • Employability

    Geoffrey Robertson QC, Human Rights lawyer and author, well known for his television 'Hypothetical' series, leads a forum about the issues associated with recruiting and working with people with...

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  • Eight Days a Week

    Over a period of four months, we follow the fortunes of three small businesses of varying size and type, and explore the various factors which impinge on the success or otherwise of small business,...

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  • Empire

    A visual tone poem with echoes of invasion and dispossession. Empire takes the viewer on a journey through the decaying British Empire in Australia via stylised images of desolation to the renewal of...

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  • Empires of Division (ABC Radio)

    Race seems such an obvious, natural part of human life. But where does the idea come from? How has it come to be weighed down with the baggage of hatred, prejudice and fear? Is human difference, in...

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  • Experimentals Volume 2

    Bernie Hobbs and Ruben Meerman are the experiMENTALS! For these two dedicated scientists, no experiment is too big, too crazy or too inexpensive, to show you! The experiMENTALS tackle everything from...

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  • Experimentals Volume 3

    Bernie Hobbs and Ruben Meerman are the experiMENTALS! For these two dedicated scientists, no experiment is too big, too crazy or too inexpensive, to show you! The experiMENTALS tackle everything from...

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  • Enough Rope - Billy Connolly

    Billy Connolly has a simple life philosophy - never trust a man who left alone in a room with a tea cosy doesn’t try it on.

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  • Enough Rope - Bernie Banton

    At great cost to his deteriorating health, Bernie Banton has been the face of the James Hardie compensation case. In his own words, he's been, "dragged through a pit of hell by a mob of bottom...

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  • Enough Rope - Brenda Blethyn

    Brenda Blethyn, convinced she'd be laughed out of town if she followed her dreams, remained a secretary for 10 years before plucking up the courage to enroll in acting school. Three decades later,...

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  • Enough Rope - Can I Write the Ending?

    Andrew Denton first met Annie Robinson during the 'Show and Tell' segment on Enough Rope two years ago. That's when he found out about the term 'metastatic cancer': cancer gone wild. For Annie, as...

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  • Enough Rope - Brenda Hodge

    Sometimes a life is so shattered you just have to tread gently through the wreckage to find the human being at the centre of it. Brenda Hodge was the last person sentenced to death in this country...

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  • Enough Rope - Rainbow

    The philosophy behind Enough Rope is that everybody has a story, and that's been demonstrated many times over the years by the extraordinary range of tales from the studio audience during Show and...

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  • Enough Rope - Michael Ware

    There are two types of war correspondent - those who stick to the circuit of military briefings, safe hotels and careful excursions into unstable areas, and those who throw themselves at the job with...

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  • Enough Rope - The Music in Me

    This is a documentary about the Merry Makers, a dance group for physically and mentally disabled people in suburban Sydney. The group was first formed in the 70's, and at the time a 12 year old...

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  • Enough Rope - Three Amputees

    Few of us could truly imagine what it's like to be without a limb, to go through life minus something everyone else has taken for granted. Don Elgin, Melissa Noonan and Robert Vickers are all missing...

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  • Enough Rope - Jeff Kennett

    The interview you're about to see is the equivalent of a guerilla raid on a heavily fortified position. The subject, Jeff Kennett, doesn't want to be interviewed. Sometimes famously difficult and now...

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  • Enough Rope - Stephen Page

    At just 26, Stephen Page became the artistic director of the internationally acclaimed Bangarra Dance Company. His work since at the 2000 Olympics, last year's Adelaide Festival and on stages all...

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  • Enough Rope - Johnny Lee Clary

    Life is full of journeys but rarely do any of us travel as far as Johnny Lee Clary. A former leader of the Ku Klux Klan, now a Christian preacher, his journey from a world of hate to one of tolerance...

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  • Enough Rope - Jose Ramos-Horta

    He has been a hero to his people, an icon of their long and bloody struggle for independence. As their President, he walked freely among the people and allowed refugees to camp in his backyard, so...

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  • Enough Rope - Michael Parkinson

    Michael Parkinson has a reputation that is positively Bradmanesque, arguably the greatest the game has ever seen, he plays with style, grace and an unfailing sense of decency. His surname is his...

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  • Enough Rope - Professor Tim Flannery

    A lot of what you are about to hear is upsetting and part of you will want to stop listening and change the channel. Try to fight that urge if you can because along with the terrifying evidence at...

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  • Enough Rope - Professor Susan Greenfield

    A world leader in the field of neuroscience, she's devoted her life to studying the 1.5kg of tissue that makes each one of us who we are. She's a scientist, a TV star, a best-selling author and a...

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  • Enough Rope - Robert Huges

    When French novelist Emile Zola said "I am here to live out loud", he could have been talking about Robert Hughes. His books alone, 'The Shock of The New', 'The Fatal Shore', 'Culture of Complaint'...

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  • Enough Rope - Jimmy Webb

    Jimmy Webb is considered one of the world's greatest tunesmiths - 'Wichita Lineman', 'By The Time I Get To Phoenix', these are just some of his hits. They've sold in the millions and been covered by...

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  • Enough Rope - Matt Laffin

    Matt Laffan was born with a debilitating condition and little expectation that he would survive. Though he's been confined to a wheelchair since the age of ten he's ignored the odds and thrown...

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  • Enough Rope - Shahin Shafaei and Gaby Shultz

    The seeds of love can grow in the most unlikely soil. Shahin Shafaei and Gaby Schultz met in a detention centre. He was an asylum seeker from Iran, she was a guard from country New South Wales. They...

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  • Enough Rope - Topic of Cancer: Ten Year Reunion

    In 1993, Andrew Denton proved that it's healthy, not sick, to poke fun at cancer. Daring to find humour where others see death, he went where no one else would go and the result was a frank and...

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  • Enough Rope - Ingrid Poulson

    One in four relationships in Australia will be scarred by domestic violence. It's a subject tinged with shame and too often kept out of sight. Not for Ingrid Poulson. Three years ago her estranged...

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