Writers at Stanton: Chris BowenFormer Treasurer Chris Bowen, author of The Money Men, brings a unique insider perspective to the lessons learned from the successes and failures of those who went before him. The author talk is followed by question time, light refreshment, and the opportunity for book signing.
Comrade Ambassador: Whitlam’s Beijing Envoy with Prof Stephen FitzGerald AO & Prof Ross Garnaut AOAt this event, we will celebrate the launch of Professor FitzGerald's upcoming book, Comrade Ambassador, which highlights the challenge Australia faces in managing itself into an Asian future. FitzGerald's story as diplomat, China scholar, adviser to Gough Whitlam, first ambassador to China under prime ministers Whitlam and Malcolm Fraser, is interwoven with the wider one of important moments of Australia's historical relationship with China.
Chris Bowen at GleebooksThe Money Men is the first in-depth look at the twelve most notable and interesting men to have held the office of Treasurer of Australia. Former Treasurer Chris Bowen brings a unique insider perspective to the lessons learned from the successes and failures of those who went before him.
BWF: Barrie Cassidy – Private BillBarrie Cassidy’s memoir Private Bill is an elegant family story, of how a loving couple prevailed over the adversities of war to live an extraordinarily ordinary, happy life.