Sydney - Incorrigible Optimist: A Political Memoir, By Professor The Hon Gareth Evans AC QC

Asialink Business, Corrs Chambers Westgarth and Melbourne University Publishing (MUP) are delighted to invite you to attend an exclusive discussion on ANU Chancellor Professor the Hon. Gareth Evan's newest book, Incorrigible Optimist: A Political Memoir

Gareth Evans AC QC, now Chancellor of The Australian National University, was a member of the Australian Parliament for 21 years, and a cabinet minister throughout the Hawke-Keating era. From 1988 to 1996 he served as Foreign Minister. He led the Brussels-based International Crisis Group from 2000 to 2009 and has won many prizes and awards for his contributions to international policymaking. He has written or edited, solely or jointly, twelve other books, including Australia's Constitution: Time for Change (1983), Australia's Foreign Relations (1995), The Responsibility to Protect (2008) and Inside the Hawke-Keating Government: A Cabinet Diary (2014).

This event will be moderated by Mr Joshua Paffey, Partner, Corrs Chambers Westgarth.

We hope you are able to join us for this exclusive opportunity to meet with Gareth Evans and hear first-hand insights and memoirs from one of Australia's most commended political and international leaders.

Refreshments will be served.