My Favourite Thing – Cooking My Culture

  By Vick Gwyn   For as long as I can remember, food - and making it - has been an integral part of my identity. I'm a child of parents from two different cultures, who was born in a third, raised in a fourth, and through all of it, the one unifier has been... Continue Reading →

My Favourite Thing – The Oral Historian

  By Stephanie Boyle   I’ve played trivia in Kandahar. Walked through Saddam’s summer palace. And watched the flags go down in Tarin Kot, when an Australian soldier died. Working at the Australian War Memorial has seen me in places curators don’t usually go. This is my … gosh. Eleventh year at the Australian War... Continue Reading →

My Favourite Thing – Travel

  By Kelly Burgess   I once met someone, who after chatting with me for a short amount of time, told me that I clearly have three great loves in life: art, food and most importantly travel. I was initially shocked when I heard this statement. I couldn’t believe that someone I barely knew could... Continue Reading →

Issue 4 – Editor’s Welcome

Hello Kulture Kids and welcome back for Issue 4 of the Digest! This month's issue is about our contributors' favourite things - from conducting oral histories in war zones, catching the travel bug, or connecting to your culture through food and the kitchen, what inspires you? What reaches in and stokes the fires of your... Continue Reading →

We are ever grateful for this month's contributors and what they have brought to the very eclectic My Favourite Thing. *You can access their Issue 4 Digest contributions by clicking their hyperlinked name*   Stephanie Boyle   Stephanie Boyle joined the Memorial in 2006, having worked as an audio visual archivist since 1997, including time with... Continue Reading →

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