Quarterly Essay congratulates Paul Toohey on winning the best long feature-writing prize at the Walkley Awards. His essay That Sinking Feeling: Asylum Seekers and the Search for the Indonesian Solution is a powerful and original work of reportage that reveals the lives of asylum seekers and the politics of Australia's response to them.
A Rightful Place: Race, recognition and a more complete Commonwealth by Noel Pearson has been has been hailed as a "pivotal and illuminating contribution to the national debate."
Quarterly Essay 47 Political Animal: The Making of Tony Abbott by David Marr has been shortlisted for the 2013 John Button Prize.
Karen Hitchcock in conversation with Riverbend Book's Suzy Wilson about QE57 Dear Life.
Date: Tuesday 17th March
Venue: Riverbend Books, 193 Oxford St, Bulimba, QLD 4171.
Tickets: $10. Please book online.
Karen Hitchcock in conversation with David Marr about QE57 Dear Life.
Date: Wednesday 18th March
Time: 6:00pm for a 6:30pm start.
Venue: Gleebooks, 49 Glebe Point Road, Glebe, NSW 2037
Tickets: $12 / $9 concession / Gleeclub free. Please book online.
Karen Hitchcock in conversation with Ranjana Srivastava about QE57 Dear Life: On Caring for the Elderly.
This event has now booked out.
Date: Thursday 9th April
Time: 6:15pm – 7:15pm
Venue: The Wheeler Centre, 176 Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne, VIC 3000.
Tickets: Free event. Please book online.