Marie Hutchison wrote the winning review for our June Book Review Competition - a wonderful review of ‘Religion for Athiests’ by Alain de Botton. In this podcast, she is interviewed by Naomi Oliver about her favourite books.
Naomi chats to Jill Gurney, Book Conservator, in her Blue Mountains Studio. This fascinating interview covers Jill’s work with saving books, embellishing books and documenting the laborious processes involved in her discipline.
To celebrate National Family History Week (27th July - 5th August), we have an interview with Jan Koperberg, Pauline Hincksman and Alison Tissington from the Blue Mountains Family History Society, who have over the last two years reorganised the resources in the family history section of Springwood Library.
John Merriman interviews Alan Crooks and Annie Sharkey, owners of The Turning Page Bookshop in Springwood.
A fascinating interview with Dr Paula Jane Byrne, local author and historian. Dr Byrne is the author of Criminal Law and Colonial Subject and talks to Naomi Oliver about her latest book, Judge Advocate - Ellis Bent - Letters and Diaries 1809-1811. She has also lectured at a number of Australian Universities and held research positions at Sydney University, the ANU, and the National Library of Australia.
You visit her information page on the Federation Press website, here.