Cultural Conversations: A history of ARC Radio National

  • Madsen, Virginia (Primary Chief Investigator (PCI))
  • Potts, John (Chief Investigator (CI))
  • Griffen-Foley, Bridget Le Brun (Chief Investigator (CI))
  • Tebbutt, John (Chief Investigator (CI))

    Project: Research

    Project Details

    Project Description

    From old media to the digital, this project offers a detailed study of critical assessment of the national ideas network, Radio National. This ensemble of practices, identified with traditions of 'cultural radio', constitutes one of the most significant yet still underestimated platforms of public media internationally, and remains a singular cultural and media institution in Australia. The project will map practices and programs to understand their changing contribution to Australian public life, media and culture, whether through fostering the arts or contributing to the national conversation arouns silance, politics, art or religion.
    StatusFinished
    Effective start/end date1/01/1431/12/16

    Funding

    • Australian Research Council (ARC): AUD26,189.00