At the beginning of this documentary Blanche d’Alpuget reveals that for her, writing is like Jacob's "struggle with the angel" - a search for truth, for oneself.
This is a ten part series developed as a resource for upper primary/lower secondary English classes.
Presented by John Clarke. For the first time here is a documentary that looks at how and why we speak the way we do.
Reading Writing Roadshow is an educational series for adults with reading and writing difficulties. It is a magazine style program with drama, comedy and documentary elements.
Three renowned authors, Dr Anita Heiss, Boori Monty Pryor and Meme McDonald discuss the black literary world in Australia.
We follow Doris Pilkington, writer of Rabbit Proof Fence, back to the place her mother escaped from, the Moore River native settlement.
This documentary explores the journey of how a former head prefect metamorphosed into the ebullient and immensely talented singer, songwriter and strident feminist performer we know.
These are the love letters of John and Josie Johnson, a typical Australian family who with their eight children struggled to survive until John went to war to earn enough to feed them.
Documentary-style series of programs focusing on the use of the English language in various contexts and through different texts and for different purposes.
A look at the life of the Australian social realist painter George Gittoes who has depicted the major social upheavals of the late 20th Century on canvas.