Excerpt from an oral history interview with Joyce Belfrage by Graham Shirley, 2001.
English-born Belfrage arrived at the ABC in 1958 as its first female Talks producer.
She wrote, directed and produced a range of programs including panel show The Critics, interview programs such as Women at the Top, and magazine program Spotlight.
In this excerpt she talks about the events leading up to her leaving the ABC in 1963.
Image: Joyce Belfrage, 1960. Courtesy of Australian Broadcasting Corporation – Library Sales.