Spacecraft 2000-2100 AD, a retrospective
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Spacecraft 2000-2100 AD, a retrospective

Clip from Human Universe with Brian Cox

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Brian Cox revisits one of his favourite books from his childhood, Stewart Cowley's Spacecraft 20002100 AD, and considers how different it is to reality.

Brian Cox revisits one of his favourite books from his childhood, Stewart Cowley's Spacecraft 20002100 AD, and considers how different it is to reality.

Lockie Leonard
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Lockie Leonard: New and Improved

Season 2 Episode 1 ABC Me May 19, 2017

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Lockie Leonard and his family prepare for their second year in Angelus.

Lockie Leonard and his family prepare for their second year in Angelus.

Oliver Phommavanh reads  excerpts from his books
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Oliver Phommavanh reads excerpts from his books

Clip from Big Ideas

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Oliver Phommavanh reads some short excerpts from three of his books including Con Nerd.

Oliver Phommavanh reads some short excerpts from three of his books including Con Nerd.

Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge
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Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge

Clip from A Poet's Guide To Britain

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A reading of William Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge with critics discussing his vision of London and landscape.

A reading of William Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge with critics discussing his vision of London and landscape.

Poetry: Between the Lines
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Poetry: Between the Lines: Stealing the Boat by William Wordsworth

ABC Me October 19, 2018

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Presented by hip-hop star Akala, this series features contemporary poets including Jackie Kay, Gillian Clarke and Ciaran Carson in conversation with Akala about some of their ...

Presented by hip-hop star Akala, this series features contemporary poets including Jackie Kay, Gillian Clarke and Ciaran Carson in conversation with Akala about some of their best-loved poems.

Poetry: Between The Lines
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Poetry: Between The Lines: London By William Blake

ABC ME November 24, 2016

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Presented by hip-hop star Akala, this series features contemporary poets including Jackie Kay, Gillian Clarke and Ciaran Carson in conversation with Akala about some of their ...

Presented by hip-hop star Akala, this series features contemporary poets including Jackie Kay, Gillian Clarke and Ciaran Carson in conversation with Akala about some of their best-loved poems.

Opium, Coleridge and his poetry
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Opium, Coleridge and his poetry

Clip from The Romantics

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Peter Ackroyd discusses the role of opium in Coleridge's theories of poetry, imagination and identity.

Peter Ackroyd discusses the role of opium in Coleridge's theories of poetry, imagination and identity.

Tell Your Story, Change Your World
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Tell Your Story, Change Your World

ABC Me October 19, 2018

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Only you can tell your own story, but getting started isn't always easy. Here are four unique stories from around Australia to help you find the words.

Only you can tell your own story, but getting started isn't always easy. Here are four unique stories from around Australia to help you find the words.

The Lost Thing
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The Lost Thing

ABC April 3, 2011

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Fresh from winning the Academy Award for short animated film, The Lost Thing is a 15-minute animated movie, based on the highly acclaimed picture book by award-winning ...

Fresh from winning the Academy Award for short animated film, The Lost Thing is a 15-minute animated movie, based on the highly acclaimed picture book by award-winning Australian author Shaun Tan. Watch the film then draw on a range of visual literacy and comprehension skills to analyse the setting, narrative and characters.

Author Talk: Leigh Hobbs
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Author Talk: Leigh Hobbs

ABC Me May 5, 2017

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Meet award-winning author Leigh Hobbs in this interview presented by Sydney Opera House. Hear about his process, how he creates characters, and his illustrations, with ...

Meet award-winning author Leigh Hobbs in this interview presented by Sydney Opera House. Hear about his process, how he creates characters, and his illustrations, with questions from school students across the country.

Lockie Leonard
22:20

Lockie Leonard: Pick A Winner

ABC Me June 9, 2017

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Lockie and Vicki are the talk of the town - and the talk is starting to turn nasty.

Lockie and Vicki are the talk of the town - and the talk is starting to turn nasty.

Lockie Leonard
22:38

Lockie Leonard: Laugh With The Leonards

ABC Me October 20, 2017

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As if the failed kiss attempt wasn't embarrassing enough, Mel stays for the weekend, literally seeing Lockie's family in their underwear. Mum receives life-changing news, ...

As if the failed kiss attempt wasn't embarrassing enough, Mel stays for the weekend, literally seeing Lockie's family in their underwear. Mum receives life-changing news, while a late night arrival intrigues Phillip.

Lockie Leonard
23:00

Lockie Leonard: The X Factor

Season 2 Episode 2 ABC Me May 26, 2017

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Lockie struggles to solve the equation of what it means to be in a couple.

Lockie struggles to solve the equation of what it means to be in a couple.

Lockie Leonard
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Lockie Leonard: Lockie Chickens Out

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC August 9, 2013

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Deciding it's time Lockie learned about puberty, mum hands him her Little Green Book, which makes Lockie wonder how other people around him deal with sex education. Meanwhile ...

Deciding it's time Lockie learned about puberty, mum hands him her Little Green Book, which makes Lockie wonder how other people around him deal with sex education. Meanwhile Lockie continues to be a target for bullies.

Lockie Leonard
23:03

Lockie Leonard: The Human Torpedo

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC July 26, 2013

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What chance have you got when your dad's a cop, your mum's a frighteningly understanding parent, your brother wets the bed, your best friend's a heavy metal devotee and then ...

What chance have you got when your dad's a cop, your mum's a frighteningly understanding parent, your brother wets the bed, your best friend's a heavy metal devotee and then you fall in love. It can only mean trouble, worry, mega-embarrassment and some wild, wild times. Through the eyes of Lockie Leonard we view the truly mixed-up, yet very normal life of Lockie, his family and friends.

Lockie Leonard
23:04

Lockie Leonard: The Information Age

ABC Me July 28, 2017

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The Leonard family joins the information super highway - but how much information is too much?

The Leonard family joins the information super highway - but how much information is too much?

Lockie Leonard
23:09

Lockie Leonard: The Domino Effect

Season 1 Episode 25 ABC Me April 15, 2015

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Lockie ponders the notion of the domino effect: how one small event can trigger a series of other smaller events, leading to big, potentially life-changing results.

Lockie ponders the notion of the domino effect: how one small event can trigger a series of other smaller events, leading to big, potentially life-changing results.

Lockie Leonard
23:11

Lockie Leonard: Life Map

ABC Me June 16, 2017

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Lockie and Vicki arrive at a crossroads in their relationship.

Lockie and Vicki arrive at a crossroads in their relationship.