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Millett, John, 1921-
John Millett - recording of a reading by Don Reid of the script of John Millett's screenplay 'QF1, Night Mail', 1982
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Date of Work
25 Oct. 1982
Type of Material
Sound Recording - MLOH 26/1 - 2
Sound Recordings - 2 cassettes - 2hrs
Administrative / Biographical Note
John Millett, poet, has contributed poetry to numerous Australian periodicals and published a number of collections of poetry including, 'Calendar Adam' (1971), 'The silences' (1973), 'Love tree of the Coomera' (1975), 'West of the Cunderang' (1977) and 'Tail arse Charlie' (1982). He has been associated with 'Poetry Australia' for many years and has been Managing Editor since 1988. He wrote a script in verse for a proposed film about the Sydney to London, London to Sydney QANTAS flight, QF1.
1982; 'QF1, Night Mail', a recording of Don Reid reading the John Millet script in verse of 'QF1 - the longest air route under the sun' (Call No.: MLOH 26/1-2)
Acquired from John Millett in 1983
Master tape only. For access to this oral history collection please submit your request through Ask a Librarian.
Tapes accompany papers of John Millett located at MLMSS 3161 ADD-ON 1675.
Poets, Australian -- 20th century.
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