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cardiCast episode 43 – We Need Books and ECHO Refugee Library – Greece interviews

Melbourne newCardigan Interview 2018 Recorded Live in Athens, Greece The second in our special cardiCast ‘Summer Series’… Ioanna Nissiriou – We Need Books – and Varvara Svoronou – ECHO Refugee Library – speak with Justine Hanna about their work helping support refugees in Athens. These interviews were recorded in the We Need Books brand new Multicultural Library, which […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 42 – Michaela Hart

Melbourne newCardigan Interview 2018 Recorded In Studio The first in our special cardiCast ‘Summer Series’… Michaela Hart, Senior Archivist – Digital Preservation at the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services, discusses her archivist origin stories, politics and the future of archives, and the vicarious trauma that can occur when working with sensitive and difficult materials. […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 41 – Dr. Jane Garner

Melbourne newCardigan Interview 2018 Recorded In Studio Dr. Jane Garner discusses her recent PhD research into Australian prisoners’ lived experiences of their libraries and the role that these services play in their lives. Jane conducted her research through interviews with both correctional facility staff and prisoners, across three states and territories and explores the experience […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 40 – Zine-a-thon

Melbourne September 2018 cardiParty Recorded Live Over a pint or two at the Park Hotel, a small but passionate group of new initiates and confirmed Zine lovers got together to have a bit of a crafternoon. This recording is of the round table discussion on why Zines are great, as well as issues about cataloguing […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 39 – Daniel Rozas Nunez and Sharon Beccaria

Perth September 2018 cardiParty Recorded Live Daniel Rozas Nunez, Coordinator, Special Collections, and Sharon Beccaria, Special Collections, Library Officer, talk to us about their roles at Murdoch University and take us on a tour of the Murdoch collection. newcardigan.org glamblogs.newcardigan.org Music by Professor Kliq ‘Work at night’ Movements EP. Sourced from Free Music Archive under […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 38 – Adrian Doyle

Melbourne July 2018 cardiParty Recorded Live Artist and Director of Dark Horse Experiment, Adrian Doyle, takes us on a tour of his exhibition and Dark Horse’s creative studio spaces. Adrian is discusses his current exhibition, as well as the juxtaposition of fine and urban art with humorous candour. We also travel through multiple studio spaces […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 37 – Yana Braddock

Perth August 2018 cardiParty Recorded Live Yana Braddock and resident artists Charmaine Ball, Jane Grierson, and Marina Van Leeuwen, take us on a tour of Heathcote Galleries in Perth, exploring the history behind the foundation of this space, from a mental health facility to the creative space of today. The current exhibition is discussed by the artists […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 36 – Cienan Muir

Melbourne newCardigan Interview 2018 Recorded In Studio Cienan Muir, Senior Project Officer at the Koori Youth Council and cosplayer discusses the importance of cosplay for indigenous youth and the burgeoning comic and geek scene that incorporates a wider variety of cultures than the mainstream would suggest. As part of the Indigenous Comic Con, which is […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 35 – Sarah Murphy

Perth June 2018 cardiParty Recorded Live Sarah Murphy, Manager of Interpretation and Collections, takes us on a tour of the heritage listed East Perth Cemeteries, exploring the history behind the foundation of this space, as well as ongoing maintenance and protocols that have been put in place to ensure the longevity of this important part […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast episode 34 – Anna Burkey

Melbourne May 2018 cardiParty Recorded Live Anna Burkey, Head of StartSpace, speaks about leading development of a new statewide StartSpace Network for State Library Victoria, supporting early-stage entrepreneurs in a state-of-the-art new $2 million facility. StartSpace is part of the Library’s $90 million transformation program to increase public access for Australia’s oldest and busiest library. […] Read the whole post...

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