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Articles by and about Robyn Archer
10 Jun 2009 The Price of Survival by Robyn Archer
'... thine ears do not deceive thee. It is so: the ultimate emotional crunch moment of this film, boldly entitled Australia, is scored with Elgar [...] Nothing could be more culturally revealing of our own sense of nationhood than this choice', says Robyn Archer in her recent Manning Clark Lecture, delivered at the Australian National Library in March 2009. What follows is an edited extract of this 10th Manning Clark Lecture – the complete lecture can be found on the website of Manning Clark House.
15 Jan 2010 11th Annual Peggy Glanville-Hicks Address 2009 by Robyn Archer
The 11th annual Peggy Glanville-Hicks address was delivered by Robyn Archer on 1 September 2009 at the Mint, Sydney, and repeated three days later in Melbourne. The transcript extract below is published here with the kind permission of the New Music Network, with special thanks to Robyn Archer. You can read the speech in its entirety - including the missing first third of the text - on the New Music Network website.