An evolving collection of recordings of key past and current lectures, forums and symposiums held at the National Museum of Australia – listen to them anywhere, anytime, or subscribe to our podcast service.

Recent programs


Landmark women: Marion Le AM

Marion Le AM, human rights advocate and lawyer

Landmark Women, 19 June 2015

Marion talks about growing up in New Zealand, her passion for teaching and multiculturalism and her continuing work with migrants and refugees.

conflict, journey, migration



Censorship, suffering, and shellshock in World War I reporting

Dr Fay Anderson, Monash University; Dr Janda Gooding, National Museum of Australia; with an introduction by Dr Mathew Trinca, Director of the National Museum of Australia

Life on the Home Front Symposium, 7 August 2015

Janda Gooding introduced the theme of this session before Fay Anderson discussed Australian war correspondents who reported on and also experienced physical and psychological trauma. She also looked at the relationship between truth and censorship.

conflict, nation


Now with transcripts

Transcripts are often published after MP3 files. Here are the latest additions.

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