BWF: Peter Doherty: The Knowledge WarsKnowledge is power. In The Knowledge Wars, Nobel prize-winner Peter Doherty makes a passionate case for citizens to become informed about the polarising issue of climate change. Here Peter provides practical guidance on how to take action.
BWF: Solving The World’s Problems Over A BeerThere’s a lot going on. Famine, people displaced, climate change… what can we do? Join Johann Hari, Renata Singer, Tim Flannery, Bernard Keane, Jane Caro, Peter Singer and more in an open forum, over a few drinks, to toss some ideas around and see if we can’t solve a few of the world’s problems over a beer.
Festival of Dangerous Ideas: Miriam Lyons, After LuckMiriam Lyons author of Governomics asks: should we welcome the end of the mining boom? Australia didn't make the most of the mining boom while it lasted. Now that coal prices have fallen off a cliff, we have a chance to reshape our economy for a world that's well on the way to making our biggest export redundant.
BWF: Taking Charge, Making ChangeRenata Singer likes to make things happen. Whether you’re writing a family history, a memoir, or working on a research piece, take charge of your writing project in this masterclass and strive to make significant change.