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Doogue, Geraldine

Overview
Works: 43 works in 46 publications in 1 language and 111 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  History 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PN1997, 362.760994
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Geraldine Doogue
Juliette of the herbs by Tish Streeten( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Juliette of the Herbs is a beautifully filmed lyrical portrait of the life and work of Juliette de Bairacli Levy: world renowned herbalist, author, breeder of Afghan hounds, friend of the Gypsies, traveller in search of herbal wisdom and the pioneer of holistic veterinary medicine
Welcome to Tehran Rageh Omaar Inside Iran( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Former BBC (now Al Jazeera) journalist Rageh Omaar explores Iran and its people not through politicians, officials and analysts but through the eyes of ordinary Iranians. The Islamic revolution was born here in 1979 and today Shi'a Islam is the official state religion, part of the fabric of life. Rageh describes it as one of the most misunderstood countries in the world. This two part series focuses on the vibrant city life of the capital, Tehran and explores the hopes, dreams and way of life of its 12-million people. Rageh hears their personal stories and feelings about the current state of affairs in Iran: taxi drivers, wrestlers, business women, film-makers, drug addicts and the country's leading pop star."--Website
Centenary of army parade( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coverage from the Australian War Memorial of the celebrations held in honour of the Australian Army on the occasion of their hundred year anniversary in 2001
A good life according to Gay Bilson( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this episode we look at the life of Gay Bilson who is a former restaurateur, and now a writer and book reviewer. Her first book, Plenty: Digressions on Food was named the 2005 Age Book of the year. Ostensibly about food, Plenty was also a rich expression of Gay's life philosophy, one refined and generously shared in her latest book, On Digestion. Gay left her high profile and successful career as a restaurateur for a home in the country where time to read, cook and be alone has become her recipe for 'a good life'
Christos Tsiolkas : man behind The Slap( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geraldine Doogue talks life, love and religion with Christos Tsiolkas, author of the best-selling novel The Slap, now a new ABC1 television drama. The elder son of migrants, Christos was born and raised in Melbourne as a Greek Orthodox Christian. But as a teenager struggling with his identity and sexuality, he briefly turned to Pentecostalism before turning away from religion altogether. From his earliest years as a writer - social morality, beliefs, relationships and sexuality have been recurring themes in his works. These include: the novels Loaded, The Jesus Man and Dead Europe; and the plays Who's Afraid of the Working Class? and Dead Caucasians. The Slap, published in 2008, became that rare literary event - an award-winning, best-seller
My brother, the Islamist( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Filmmaker Robb Leech is a white, middle-class boy from the Dorset seaside town of Weymouth. So is his stepbrother Rich, but a little over a year ago Rich became a radical Islamist who now goes by the name of Salahuddin. He associates with jihadist fundamentalists and believes the UK should be ruled by Sharia law. Robb sets out to reconnect with his extremist stepbrother and find clues to what led Rich to become Salahuddin. Robb attempts to understand why the person he once looked up to as a role model could so strongly reject all that his family and the Western world believe in. As Robb spends time with Salahuddin, he witnesses a contemporary phenomenon : the embrace of radical Islamism by young men, many of them white
Polly and me( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Geraldine Doogue leads a group conversation with child welfare professionals as well as people/families with experience of child abuse and neglect to discuss the issues surrounding this important subject. Filmed live with a studio audience, Geraldine [introduces] the short film Polly and Me by filmmaker Ian Darling before kicking off a discussion focusing on the issues raised by the film
A force more powerful Vol 2 : a century of nonviolent conflict( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Faith & funerals( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Second in a five-part series that looks at funeral rites in contemporary Australia, including Hindu, Muslim, Buddhist, Catholic, Protestant and secular ceremonies. This episode presents a motorcycle send-off for a Vietnam veteran, and a traditional Chinese-Buddhist funeral, Australian-style
Sex, faith and marriage( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Compass explores the sexual rules of three different faiths to find out what goes on in Jewish, Muslim and Hindu bedrooms. They say you should never talk about sex and religion in the same sentence, but for some Australians they go together, like love and marriage. This program features three very different Australian couples who let us into their homes and lives to talk about the private and scared rituals that are part of their religious practice. Compass also uncovers the facts behind some popular myths. Do orthodox Jews really have sex through a hole in the sheet? What do modern Hindus think about the Karma Sutra?
Uniquely Barbara( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Geraldine Doogue interviews Barbara Blackman, now in her 80th year, about her rich, eventful life and spiritual journey. She was an artists' model, and muse of Arthur Boyd, Sydney Nolan and her husband, Charles. Later she became a prominent writer and essayist. A lifelong supporter of the arts, she will be honoured in a dinner by the National Gallery of Victoria, the first time a blind person has been given such an arts honour
Happiness and its causes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Second International Conference on Happiness and Its Causes, Sydney 2007. Discussion between the Dalai Lama and a group of eminent Australians on key issues impacting on the happiness of individuals and society as a whole
Cronulla to Kokoda : Ali's story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ali Ammar, a 16-year-old Muslim-Australian, who tore the Australian flag from an RSL Club in the December 2005 Cronulla riots, braves the ten-day 110 km Kokoda trek to experience first-hand the importance of the flag and what it means to be Australian
Sex, lies and cyberspace( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Geraldine Doogue discusses the very public nature of sex: its power, prevalance and potential danger in the Internet age
Welcome to Tehran( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Former BBC (now Al Jazeera) journalist Rageh Omaar explores Iran and its people not through politicians, officials and analysts but through the eyes of ordinary Iranians. The Islamic revolution was born here in 1979 and today Shi'a Islam is the official state religion, part of the fabric of life. Rageh describes it as one of the most misunderstood countries in the world. This two part series focuses on the vibrant city life of the capital, Tehran and explores the hopes, dreams and way of life of its 12-million people. Rageh hears their personal stories and feelings about the current state of affairs in Iran: taxi drivers, wrestlers, business women, film-makers, drug addicts and the country's leading pop star."--Website
More than the 3rs( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Compass enters the schools debate - What shapes parents' decisions when choosing a school for their child? What do they look for? How important are matters like values and faith over academic or sporting excellence? Five parents who've grappled with their decisions share their experiences over dinner with Geraldine Doogue. They have chosen different schools public and private, faith-based and secular. Which will be best for their children?
The new dad( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papa bilong Chimbu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In 1937, in the rugged highlands of Papua New Guinea, John Nilles, a young German missionary, found the Chimbu, a "muscular" and "proud" Stone Age people who, just two years earlier, had speared to death a Catholic missionary, believing him to be a devil. Nilles stayed for the next fifty-four years, building an incongruous German Alps-style mission and becoming, in addition to the local soul-saver, an anthropologist, linguist, politician and revered clan leader. This film, directed by Nilles's great-niece, Verena Thomas, examines his legacy through archival footage, interviews with elders and the missionary's vivid diaries
A Chinese New Year( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Faith & funerals( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Final in a five-part series that looks at funeral rites in contemporary Australia, including Hindu, Muslim, Buddhist, Catholic, Protestant and secular ceremonies. This episode presents a Facebook memorial for a young man, a wife's ashes scattered in the sea, a tribal Tiwi ceremony, grieving for those lost without trace and a loved one's remains gifted to science
 
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