ANU/The Canberra Times Meet the Author series

The ANU Meet the Author Series has captivated the Canberra community for nearly three decades now, drawing some of the biggest names in literature, history and current affairs.  Talks are regularly podcasted and available through Soundcloud.

Events

Portrait of Stan Grant
Portrait of Stan Grant

23 Feb 2016, 6.30–7.30pm

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF VENUE TO LLEWELLYN HALL.  Stan Grant will discuss his new...
Portrait of Jasper Fforde
Portrait of Jasper Fforde

1 Mar 2016, 6.30–7.30pm

British author Jasper Fforde - 2004 winner of the Wodehouse Prize for comic fiction -...
Portrait of Niki Savva
Portrait of Niki Savva

21 Mar 2016, 6.30–7.30pm

WE REGRET THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED AND WE ARE UNABLE TO TAKE ANY FURTHER BOOKINGS...
Portrait of George Megalogenis
Portrait of George Megalogenis

22 Mar 2016, 7pm

THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED. George Megalogenis will discuss his new Quarterly...
Portrait of Henry Reynolds
Portrait of Henry Reynolds

12 Apr 2016, 6.30–7.30pm

Henry Reynolds writes "Australian governments find it easy to go to war. Their...
Portrait of Sarah Ferguson
Portrait of Sarah Ferguson

19 Apr 2016, 7–8pm

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF TIME AND VENUE Australians came to the ABC's 2015 TV series...
Portrait of Hugh Mackay
Portrait of Hugh Mackay

13 May 2016, 6–7pm

Hugh Mackay, one of Australia's significant and popular social researchers will talk...
Dan O'Malley
Dan O'Malley

30 May 2016, 6–7pm

Canberra author Daniel O'Malley has had an outstanding global publishing success with...
Picture of Tara Moss
Picture of Tara Moss

1 Jun 2016, 6–7pm

Tara Moss will be in conversation with Amanda Whitley on Tara's new book ...
Front cover of the book - The Lucky Country?
Front cover of the book - The Lucky Country?

7 Jun 2016, 6–7pm

Ian Lowe's new book, 'The Lucky Country? Reinventing Australia', is a powerful...
Justin Cronin credit Julie Soefer
Justin Cronin credit Julie Soefer

30 Aug 2016, 6–7pm

Bestselling American author Justin Cronin – in his only Canberra...
Front cover of Albanese: Telling is Straight
Front cover of Albanese: Telling is Straight

12 Sep 2016, 6–7pm

Albanese: Telling it Straight is Karen Middleton’s new biography of Anthony Albanese...
Don Watson
Don Watson

13 Sep 2016, 6–7pm

Don Watson will be in conversation with Professor Bates Gill on Watson’s new ...
Graeme Simsion. Credit James Penlidis
Graeme Simsion. Credit James Penlidis

19 Sep 2016, 6.30–7.30pm

The Best of Adam Sharp is a novel about love, music and coming to terms with...
Hannah Kent (credit Lauren Bamford).
Hannah Kent (credit Lauren Bamford).

3 Oct 2016, 6.30–7.30pm

Hannah Kent will be in conversation with Professor Jen Webb, Director of the Centre for...
The Secret Cold War - The Official History of ASIO 1975-1989
The Secret Cold War - The Official History of ASIO 1975-1989

27 Oct 2016, 6.30–7.30pm

The Secret Cold War: The Official History of ASIO, 1975-1989 The inside account...
Photo credit, Kathy Luu
Photo credit, Kathy Luu

22 Nov 2016, 6–7pm

Quarterly Essay 64 - The Australian Dream: Blood, History and Belonging In a landmark...
Paul Livingston, Paul McDermott and Tim Ferguson
Paul Livingston, Paul McDermott and Tim Ferguson

5 Dec 2016, 6–7pm

D.A.A.S.: Their Part in My Downfall  On the road with the Doug Anthony All-Stars...
Paul Keating
Paul Keating

8 Dec 2016, 6–7pm

ANU/The Canberra Times meet the author event with Troy Bramston Troy Bramston...