Conversations

Spend an hour in someone else's life. 'Conversations with Richard Fidler' draws you deeper into the life story of someone you may have heard about, but never met.

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From the Shetlands to Vera: crime writer Ann Cleeves


Award-winning novelist Ann Cleeves lived many lives before her career as an author took off (R)


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From the Shetlands, to Vera: the life of Ann Cleeves


Award-winning novelist Ann Cleeves lived many lives before her career as an author took off (R)


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Joan Jett's life in music


When Joan Marie Larkin was given a guitar at the age of 14, she was on the path to becoming the Godmother of Punk


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The marvellous Miss Matters


Historian Clare Wright on the true story of how Adelaide's Muriel Matters began to change the world


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The marvellous Miss Matters


Historian Clare Wright with the true story of Adelaide's Muriel Matters, who went to London in 1908 and began to change the world


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Charles Kingsford Smith: king of the Milky Way


The life of 'Smithy' Australia's greatest aviator


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Charles Kingsford Smith: king of the Milky Way


The life of 'Smithy' Australia's greatest aviator


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Becoming Zenith


Zenith Virago married at 17, and had two children. Then she left her young family to create a life of her own on the other side of the world


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The homesickness letters


Growing up on the biggest council estate in Western Europe, Jeff Green often dreamed about Australia. Then he got his own chance to emigrate


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How Osher learned to love his mind


Osher Gunsberg was living in Los Angeles when his mental health took a dramatic turn for the worse


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