Audio on demand
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.
Dr Richard West Jr, Professor Paul Tapsell, Dr Dawn Casey, Dr Richard Luarkie and Associate Professor David Garneau with ABC presenter Geraldine Doogue.
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?
Dr Mathew Trinca Director, National Museum of Australia
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.
Now with transcripts
Transcripts are often published after MP3 files. Here are the latest additions.
- New Encounters Dr M Trinca keynote presentationDr Mathew Trinca Director, National Museum of Australia
- New Encounters June Oscar keynote presentationJune Oscar AO, CEO, Marninwarntikura Fitzroy Women’s Resource Centre
- New Encounters Dr R West Jr keynote presentationDr Richard West Jr, CEO, Autry Museum of the American West; Founding Director, Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian