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cardiCast episode 66 – The Presidential Debrief

Melbourne newCardigan Interview We asked you to ask our ex President, Justine Hanna, some questions about what her life in Libraries and GLAM network is like and what her plans are for the future. We thought it fitting that our current President, Clare Presser, asks or former President these cutting questions. What they actually did […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast episode 65 – Queen Victoria Women’s Centre

Melbourne newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live Our October Melbourne cardiParty was held at the Queen Victoria Women’s Centre and hosted by Jo Porter, CEO. Strap yourself in for a complex but enlightening 30+ mins of the trails and tribulations of running an iconic community service and space, that has been assisting women in Victoria with their […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 53 – Incendium Radical Library (IRL)

Melbourne newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live Incendium Radical Library is a community library, reading room, and publishing press with a focus on radical politics and critical literature. The library started as a challenge the commodification of libraries, whether government, university, or council based. They see a mass production of a certain type of thinking which reproduces […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast Episode 48 – Comics & Cosplay

Melbourne newCardigan cardiParty Recorded Live The seventh in our special cardiCast ‘Summer Series’… Welcome to a very special panel on the world of comics, cosplay and how to set up you own mini (or maxi) conventions in your library service. It’s a fantastic way to engage with your community through literature, popular culture and costume […] Read the whole post...

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 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 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 29 – Adam Trainer

Perth February 2018 cardiParty Recorded live Adam Trainer, curator of the exhibition Alternative Frequencies: 40 Years of RTRFM which celebrates four decades of the state’s longest running FM community radio station, discusses the history of the station, the curation process and the exhibition’s relationship to SLWA’s broader local music collections. newcardigan.org glamblogs.newcardigan.org Music by Professor Kliq […] Read the whole post...

cardiCast episode 28 – Clare McKenzie and Kate Byrne – ILN

newCardigan interviews … Clare McKenzie and Kate Byrne.   During NLS8 the fabulous Andrew Kelly conducted several interviews. This is the last of the series. Andrew was lucky enough to chat with Clare McKenzie, Manager, Scholarly Content at the University of Wollongong (UOW) Library and  Kate Byrne, Research Platforms Product Manager at the software company, Symplectic.   […] Read the whole post...

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