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Obituaries Australia to be launched in April 2011

Monday 14 February 2011

The National Centre of Biography's new website, Obituaries Australia, will be officially launched by the Vice-Chancellor of the ANU, Professor Ian Young, on 14 April 2011.

Dr Nigel Starck, a leading expert on the art of obituary writing, will talk about 'The Revival of Obituary Writing', which will be followed by a demonstration of the website.