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2014 Media Mentions

October

  • Associate Professor Michelle Arrow's article 'Gough Whitlam and the Royal Commission on Human Relationships', published by ABC Radio National's Hindsight , 23 October 2014.
  • Professor Murray Goot's Henry Mayer Lecture,'The Press We Had to Have', broadcast by ABC Radio National's Big Ideas, 23 October 2014.

September

August

July

  • Associate Professor Michelle Arrow interviewed by ABC's Radio National Drive program about a 1950s correspondence course for new Australians, 16 July 2014.
  • Professor Bridget Griffen-Foley interviewed by SBS television and  SBS World News Radio on the future of The Australian and print journalism generally, 15 July 2014.
  • An edited version of  Graham Willett's paper delivered to the CMH's symposium on 50 years of The Australian published by Inside Story, 15 July 2014.
  • The CMH's symposium on 50 years of The Australian  mentioned in an article by  symposium participants Matthew Ricketson and Andrew Dodd published byCrikey, 15 July 2014.  
  • The CMH's symposium on 50 years of The Australian  mentioned in an article by the  Age columnist and former Media Watch presenter, Jonathan Holmes, syndicated throughout Fairfax media outlets, 15 July 2014.
  • The success and importance of the CMH's symposium on 50 years of The Australian  mentioned by Mark Day in his leading article on the newspaper's history, The Australian, 14 July 2014.
  • The CMH's symposium marking The Australian's 50th anniversary described as 'almost certainly a unique discussion in the history of the paper' in an article by The Australian's  editor-at-large, 9 July 2014.
  • The keynote address to the CMH's symposium on the history of The Australian, delivered by the newspaper's editor-at-large, Paul Kelly, the subject of a special report, 8 July 2014.
  • The CMH's symposium on 50 years of The Australian  referred to by Mark Day in the Media section of The Australian, 7 July 2014.

June

  • Harvey Broadbent interviewed by ABC News 24 on the factors contributing to the outbreak of WW1; and featured as a guest expert for ABC Radio National's documentary Sideshows, on the theatres of war other than the Western Front, broadcast 28 June 2014.
  • The CMH's upcoming symposium, 'The Heart of the Nation? 50 Years of The Australian,' the subject of an article in The Australian, 23 June 2014.
  • Professor Murray Goot quoted in a report on the upcoming  symposium,  'The Heart of the Nation? 50 Years of The Australian,' by the media news website Mumbrella, 23 June 2014.
  • Professor Bridget Griffen-Foley the subject of a report in The Australian regarding her research on the Packer dynasty and the publication of her updated biography on Sir Frank Packer, 16 July 2014.
  • The Media Archives Project cited as exemplifying best practice in data management and accessibility for its collaboration with Research Data Australia in a news item for This Week at Macquarie University, 13 June 2014.

May

  • Professor Bridget Griffen-Foley, Dr Tom D.C. Roberts and Dr Liz Gould mentioned in a piece by The Spectator reporting the seminar by Professor Griffen-Foley on the experience of editing the forthcoming A Companion to Australian Media, 31 May 2014.
  • Dr Virginia Madsen contributed an article titled 'Radio National is a leader in cultural radio - here's why,' to The Conversation, 27 May 2014.
  • Jeannine Baker's documentary 'Fler and the Modernist Impulse' broadcast by ABC Radio National's Hindsight, 25 May 2014.
  • Dr Peter Doyle interviewed by the Sydney Morning Herald regarding his collaborative project with UTS on the cultural afterlife of criminal evidence, 15 May 2014.

April

  • Harvey Broadbent delivered a public lecture on his research into Turkish records of the Gallipoli campaign, broadcast live by A-PAC TV, 24 April 2014.
  • Professor Bridget Griffen-Foley contributed an article titled  'The Packers, a lost heir and the end of the media dynasties' to Crikey, 16 April 2014.

March

  • Professor Bridget Griffen-Foley mentioned in a piece by the  Sydney Morning Herald about her interview for the upcoming two-part  ABC1 Australian Story documentary on Kerry Packer, 31 March 2014.
  • Professor Bridget Griffen-Foley was the subject of a report in the Spectator on the joint launch of the new edition of her book Sir Frank Packer: a biography and the 150th edition of Media International Australia which contains articles inspired by the forthcoming A Companion to the Australian Media, 29 March 2014.
  • Harvey Broadbent interviewed by the Sydney Morning Herald regarding his research and forthcoming book in an article headlined 'Turkish records rewrite story of Anzacs' Gallipoli landing ', 18 March 2014.
  • Harvey Broadbent interviewed by ABC Radio National's Religion and Ethics Report on the topic of 'Secular Turkish society in crisis', 5 March 2014.

2013 Media Mentions

December

November

October

  • Dr Liz Giuffre contributed two articles to The Conversation: 'Rage against the machine' on why music TV is still important for the Australian industry, published 12 October; and 'The art of rock remembrance' on media reactions to the death of Lou Reed, 28 October 2013.
  • Chris Masters' Annual History Lecture on The Battlelines of News and History, presented by the History Council of NSW and co-sponsored by the CMH, was broadcast on Big Ideas on ABC News24, 4 October 2013. The lecture can be viewed or listened to here.

September

  • Professor Bridget Griffen-Foley interviewed about Australian newspapers' survival strategies by Colin Peacock for Mediawatch, Radio New Zealand, 22 September 2013.
  • Professor Bridget Griffen-Foley interviewed about Australian media dynasties by Kim Hill, Radio New Zealand, 21 September 2013.
  • Dr Virginia Madsen interviewed by the Sydney Morning Herald for a report on the tenth anniversary of FBi, the independent community radio station, 7 September 2013.

August

July

  • Dr Hsu-Ming Teo profiled in the Inner West Courier for her upcoming workshop Writing the Past on incorporating history into creative writing, 31 July 2013.
  • Associate Professor Michelle Arrow interviewed by the News Limited Network for a nationally syndicated article on how Australians' desire for national culture has shaped Australian television history, 20 July 2013.

June

  • Deputy Director Murray Goot interviewed for ABC Radio National's Rear Vision report on 'Political polling in the 21st century', 23 June 2013.

May

April

  • Harvey Broadbent contributed an article to The Weekend Australian, reviewing the book The Landing at Anzac, 27 April 2013
  • Harvey Broadbent interviewed by The Age and Brisbane Times regarding the Gallipoli Centenary Research Project, 25 April 2013.

January

  • Deputy Director Murray Goot commented on historical precedents for Julia Gillard's early declaration of election date, Australian Financial Review, 31 January 2013.
  • Professor John Potts wrote on developments in online journalism and digital delivery leading to a new incarnation of the Fourth Estate, The Australian, 28 January 2013.

2012 

November

  • Dr Kyle Harvey interviewed about the Media Archives Project, 2RRR-FM, 10 November 2012.

October

  • Director Bridget Griffen-Foley interviewed by Richard Glover about Australian radio serials, ABC702, 9 October 2012.

September

  • Harvey Broadbent's radio production "The Mystical Muse" was re-broadcast on ABC Radio National as part of the Into the Music series, 29 September 2012.

August

  • Director Bridget Griffen-Foley interviewed by Sky Business News' Media Week about the Packer family and their portrayal in the media following the first instalment of Howzat! Kerry Packer's War on Channel Nine, 23 August 2012.

July

  • The roundtable discussion at the Australian Historical Association conference entitled 'What is the future of television history - on screen?' chaired by Associate Professor Michelle Arrow and featuring Dr Evans, featured on the blog Stumbling Through the Past, 17 July 2012.
  • Director Bridget Griffen-Foley's book Party Games discussed in article about the Fairfax company's relationship with Labor, The Australian, 2 July 2012.

June

  • Dr Michelle Arrow, together with her co-authors of The Chamberlain Case: Nation, Law, Memory, published by Australian Scholarly Publishing, writes an article for The Conversation assessing the media and public reaction to the Azaria Chamberlain inquest, 12 June 2012.

April

  • Dr Tanya Evans features as an expert in SBS's Who Do You Think You Are?, investigating the family history of the journalist and broadcaster Kerry O'Brien, 3 April 2012.

March

  • Launch of Media Archives Project and Australian Media History databases by Harold Mitchell AC featured: in The Australian, 26 March 2012; on Mediaweek, Sky News Business, 29 March 2012; on Money News with Ross Greenwood, 2GB, 29 March 2012; on Morning with Alex Sloan, ABC 666 Canberra, 30 March 2012; and radioinfo, 30 March 2012.

February

  • Dr Michelle Arrow interviewed by ABC Radio's PM, 10 February, on the occasion of the 500th episode of The Simpsons.

January

  • Dr Virginia Madsen featured on ABC RadioNational's Hindsight programme 'Listening to Ghosts', discussing the 'present tense' experience of listening to radio, broadcast on 29 January.

 

 

 

 

 

 


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