An evolving collection of recordings of key past and current lectures, forums and symposiums held at the National Museum of Australia – listen to them anywhere, anytime, or subscribe to our podcast service.

Recent programs

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New Encounters public panel discussion

Dr Richard West Jr, Professor Paul Tapsell, Dr Dawn Casey, Dr Richard Luarkie and Associate Professor David Garneau with ABC presenter Geraldine Doogue.

New Encounters: communities, collections and museums conference, 16 March 2016

Distinguished First Nations people from Canada, the United States, New Zealand and Australia discuss the negotiation between their traditions and their place in the modern world. What role do museums and artefacts have in this negotiation?

collection, indigenous, museums

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New Encounters Dr M Trinca keynote presentation

Dr Mathew Trinca Director, National Museum of Australia

New Encounters: communities, collections and museums conference, 16 March 2016

Museum director Mathew Trinca on the strength and potency of objects in the Encounters exhibition, their impact on Indigenous and non-Indigenous people today and how museums can empower Indigenous communities to manage collections.

collection, indigenous, museums

Now with transcripts

Transcripts are often published after MP3 files. Here are the latest additions.

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