It’s all Relative: Sharing Stories from Family History

Event Information

When
  • 21 Sep 2012 10:00am - 4:00pm
Where
  • Theatre, National Library of Australia
  • Canberra
  • Australian Capital Territory
Other Information
  • Cost: $25/$20 NLA Friends and concessions
Contact

Historians, writers, journalists and media makers explore the different ways family histories enhance our understanding of ourselves.
Speakers include Dr Tim Bonyhady, Prof Janet McCalman, Dr Peter Stanley, Carol Baxter, Ann-Mari Jordens, Dr Giulia Giuffre and Cassie Mercer.

Bookings: 6262 1271 or nla.gov.au/bookings
Supported by the Grant Lipp Bequest
Accommodation Partner The Forrest Hotel and Apartments

PROGRAM
It's All Relative: Sharing Stories from Family History
Friday 21 September, 10am-4pm
Theatre
10.00am-11.00am Session 1 - Welcome and Keynote Address - Dr Tim Bonyhady
Chair: Aileen Weir
11.00am-12.00pm
Session 2 - The Research Adventure
Professor Janet McCalman
Dr Peter Stanley
Ann-Mari Jordens
Participating Chair: Stephen Foster
12.00pm-2.00pm Lunch
2.00pm-3.00pm
Session 3 - Writing Family History
Carol Baxter
Alice Pung
Dr Giulia Giuffre
Participating Chair: Kerrie Gray
3.00pm-4.00pm
Session 4 - Family History, Social Media and Entertainment
Conversation with Megan Gibson, Cassie Mercer, Carole Riley to be facilitated by Rob Linn.

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