Patricia Edgar Oral History Excerpt, Part 2

Title:
Patricia Edgar Oral History Excerpt, Part 2
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NFSA ID:
715326
Year:
2006
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Dr Patricia Edgar, Chair of the Australian Children’s Television Advisory Committee, interviewed by Ina Bertrand on 15 November 2006 for the NFSA's Oral History project.

In this excerpt, Dr Edgar reveals how the catalyst for the creation of the Foundation was the International Year of the Child (1979) and the Grierson Lecture which she gave during that year on the history of children’s television programming.