This week in History: The Formation of the ABC on ABC Radio's Nightlife

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Interview broadcast nationally with Nightlife host and journalist Sarah McDonald. Also available online as streamed content, and as downloadable podcast.


Interview with Dr Madsen about the formation of the ABC, the contextual history and covering ideas of value as these emerged with the ABC.

Period1 Jul 2018

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  • TitleThis Week in History: the formation of the ABC
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletABC/ ABC Radio Sydney Nightlife national Program
    Media typeRadio
    Duration/Length/Size26 mins 3 secs
    DescriptionSarah Macdonald talks with Dr Virginia Madsen from Macquarie University about the corporation's history.
    Producer/AuthorSarah Macdonald
    PersonsVirginia Madsen