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.

Sorry. No events are currently scheduled.

Past events

Picture of Tara Moss
Picture of Tara Moss

1 Jun 2016, 6pm – 2 Jun 2016, 6.55.59pm

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, 6pm – 8 Jun 2016, 6.55.59pm

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, 6pm – 31 Aug 2016, 6.55.59pm

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, 6pm – 13 Sep 2016, 6.55.59pm

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

13 Sep 2016, 6pm – 14 Sep 2016, 6.55.59pm

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, 6pm – 23 Nov 2016, 6.55.59pm

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, 6pm – 6 Dec 2016, 6.55.59pm

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, 6pm – 9 Dec 2016, 6.55.59pm

ANU/The Canberra Times meet the author event with Troy Bramston Troy Bramston...
Book cover of The Pleasures of Leisure
Book cover of The Pleasures of Leisure

29 May 2017, 6pm – 30 May 2017, 6.55.59pm

ANU/THE CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Robert Dessaix will be in conversation...

30 May 2017, 6.30–7.30pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Chloe Shorten will be in conversation with...
Bookcover of Depends What You Mean By Extremist
Bookcover of Depends What You Mean By Extremist

7 Jun 2017, 6.30–7.30pm

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT John Safran in...
Anna Krien
Anna Krien

21 Jun 2017, 6.30–7.30pm

ANU/THE CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Anna Krien will be in conversation with Will...
Jamila Rizvi
Jamila Rizvi

4 Jul 2017, 6pm – 5 Jul 2017, 6.55.59pm

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT.  ANU/THE CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT PLEASE...

27 Jul 2017, 6pm – 28 Jul 2017, 6.55.59pm

ANU/THE CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT In association with School of Regulation...
Gail Kelly
Gail Kelly

14 Aug 2017, 6.30–7.30pm

THIS EVENT IS BOOKED OUT. ANU/THE CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Join us for...

12 Sep 2017, 6pm – 13 Sep 2017, 6.55.59pm

THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED ANU/THE CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR In ...
Benjamin Law © 2012 Paul Harris
Benjamin Law © 2012 Paul Harris

19 Sep 2017, 6.30–7.30pm

THIS EVENT IS BOOKED OUT. ANU/THE CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT BENJAMIN LAW...

20 Sep 2017, 6pm – 21 Sep 2017, 6.55.59pm

THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED.  ANU/THE CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT...
Nelson Mandela & Gareth Evans
Nelson Mandela & Gareth Evans

11 Oct 2017, 6.15–9.30pm

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Professor Gareth Evans will join Laura Tingle in conversation...
Peter Greste
Peter Greste

16 Oct 2017, 6.30–7.30pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT The ANU Department of International Relations...
Front cover of Kevin Rudd's book. Text says Kevin Rudd - Not for the faint-hearted. A personal reflection on life, politics and purpose
Front cover of Kevin Rudd's book. Text says Kevin Rudd - Not for the faint-hearted. A personal reflection on life, politics and purpose

27 Oct 2017, 6pm – 28 Oct 2017, 6.55.59pm

ANU will be hosting the only Canberra public event for Kevin Rudd’s autobiography, ...
Labor of Love bookcover
Labor of Love bookcover

7 Nov 2017, 6.30–7.30pm

Terri Butler and Andrew Leigh will be in conversation on Terri's new book Labor of Love...
Chris Masters
Chris Masters

14 Nov 2017, 6pm – 15 Nov 2017, 6.55.59pm

ANU/THE CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Chris Masters will be in conversation...

15 Feb 2018, 6pm – 16 Feb 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Matt Thistlethwaite will launch Benjamin...

28 Feb 2018, 6pm – 1 Mar 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Jacqui Lambie will be in conversation with...
The boy from Baradine bookcover
The boy from Baradine bookcover

14 Mar 2018, 6pm – 15 Mar 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Craig Emerson will be in conversation with...

27 Mar 2018, 6pm – 28 Mar 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Mark McKenna, one of Australia’s leading...
Cover of Clive Hamilton's book
Cover of Clive Hamilton's book

4 Apr 2018, 6pm – 5 Apr 2018, 6.55.59pm

THIS EVENT IS BOOKED OUT. ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT IN ASSOCIATION WITH...
Jennifer Rayner
Jennifer Rayner

12 Apr 2018, 6pm – 13 Apr 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Jennifer Rayner will be in conversation with...

26 Apr 2018, 6pm – 27 Apr 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Robyn Cadwallader, author of the...

1 May 2018, 6pm – 2 May 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Hugh Mackay will be speaking about his new...

9 May 2018, 6.15–9.15pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Join Pulitzer Prize winning American novelist...
Paul Collins
Paul Collins

14 May 2018, 6pm – 15 May 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Paul Collins will be in conversation...

31 May 2018, 6pm – 1 Jun 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE ANU PHILIPPINES PROJECT...
Sarah Ferguson
Sarah Ferguson

5 Jun 2018, 6pm – 6 Jun 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Sarah Ferguson will be in conversation with...

18 Jun 2018, 6pm – 19 Jun 2018, 6.55.59pm

THIS EVENT IS BOOKED OUT. ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Medical author...

4 Jul 2018, 6pm – 5 Jul 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Bob Carr will be speaking about his...

5 Jul 2018, 6pm – 6 Jul 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Katharine Murphy will be in conversation with...

18 Jul 2018, 6pm – 19 Jul 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT David Christian will be speaking...

1 Aug 2018, 6pm – 2 Aug 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Professor Lisa Harvey-Smith, who will be...

8 Aug 2018, 6.30–7.30pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT George Megalogenis will be speaking about his...

9 Aug 2018, 6pm – 10 Aug 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Ellen Broad will be in conversation with Professor...

4 Sep 2018, 6pm – 5 Sep 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR  Sisonke Msimang will be in conversation...

11 Sep 2018, 6pm – 12 Sep 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Quentin Beresford will be in conversation with Jack...

17 Sep 2018, 6pm – 18 Sep 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR  Richard de Crespigny, author of the...

26 Sep 2018, 6.30–7.30pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Peter Mares will be in conversation with...
Europe natural history
Europe natural history

4 Oct 2018, 6pm – 5 Oct 2018, 6.55.59pm

Tim Flannery will be in conversation with David Lindenmayer about Tim’s new book, Europe...

5 Oct 2018, 6pm – 6 Oct 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR - THIS EVENT IS BOOKED OUT. Laura Tingle and Fleur...
Her mother's Daughter
Her mother's Daughter

8 Oct 2018, 6pm – 9 Oct 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Beloved for her iconic children’s books and...
Gillian Triggs
Gillian Triggs

10 Oct 2018, 6.30pm

Gillian Triggs will be in conversation with Skye Saunders about Gillian's new book,...

16 Oct 2018, 6pm – 17 Oct 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Robyn Williams will be in conversation...

25 Oct 2018, 6pm – 26 Oct 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR  Kerry-Anne Walsh will be in conversation...

27 Oct 2018, 6.15–9.15pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES EAT, DRINK AND BE LITERARY  Follow Richard Glover on funny and...

30 Oct 2018, 6pm – 31 Oct 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Elizabeth Kleinhenz will be in conversation with...

31 Oct 2018, 6.30–7.30pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR David Speers will be in conversation with Mark...

7 Nov 2018, 6pm – 8 Nov 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Jane Harper will be in conversation with Alex Sloan...

12 Nov 2018, 6pm – 13 Nov 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Minette Walters will be in conversation with Alex...

16 Nov 2018, 6pm – 17 Nov 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Walkley award winning ABC journalist, Kerry O'Brien...

22 Nov 2018, 6pm – 23 Nov 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR  David Marr will be in conversation with...
Eric Idle
Eric Idle

28 Nov 2018, 6pm – 29 Nov 2018, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR The Australian National University is pleased to be...
Chat 10 Looks 3
Chat 10 Looks 3

9 Dec 2018, 7.30pm

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Starring: Leigh Sales and Annabel Crabb Prepare for name-...

14 Feb 2019, 6pm – 15 Feb 2019, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Karen Viggers will be in conversation with Alex...

18 Feb 2019, 6pm – 19 Feb 2019, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR  Award-winning writer and journalist, Jane...

27 Feb 2019, 6pm – 28 Feb 2019, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR  Dervla McTiernan and Mark Brandi will be...

2 Mar 2019, 1.30–2.30pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR in association with the National FIlm and Sound...

7 Mar 2019, 6pm – 8 Mar 2019, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Michelle Arrow will be in conversation with Frank...

13 Mar 2019, 6pm – 14 Mar 2019, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Award winning author Judith Brett ...

27 Mar 2019, 6.30–7.30pm

30ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Natasha Stott Despoja will be in conversation...
grattan
grattan

3 Apr 2019, 6pm – 4 Apr 2019, 6.55.59pm

Michelle Grattan AO will be in conversation with Peter Martin for the...
RH
RH

9 Apr 2019, 6pm – 10 Apr 2019, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT Rebecca Huntley will be in conversation with...
S M
S M

15 Apr 2019, 6pm – 16 Apr 2019, 6.55.59pm

Sisonke Msimang will be in coversation with Chris Wallace, speaking...
Robert Menzies
Robert Menzies

30 Apr 2019, 6pm – 1 May 2019, 6.55.59pm

Troy Bramston will be in conversation with Paul Kelly about his new book, ...
ML
ML

7 May 2019, 6pm – 8 May 2019, 7.55.59pm

Meet the Author is delighted to be joining with the ANU Australian Studies Institute for...
QJ
QJ

8 May 2019, 7pm – 9 May 2019, 7.55.59pm

Mark Scott AO will be in conversation with Chris Uhlmann about Mark’s new book,...
SG
SG

13 May 2019, 6pm – 14 May 2019, 6.55.59pm

Stan Grant will be in conversation with Mark Kenny on Stan's new book...
JM
JM

17 May 2019, 6pm – 18 May 2019, 5.55.59pm

Meet the Author is delighted to be joining again with the National Film and Sound Archive...
The Daughters Tale
The Daughters Tale

12 Jun 2019, 6pm – 13 Jun 2019, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Armando Lucas Correa will be in conversation...
PL
PL

25 Jun 2019, 6pm – 26 Jun 2019, 6.55.59pm

Peter Lewis will be in conversation with Andrew Leigh on Peter's new book ...
HW
HW

4 Jul 2019, 6pm – 5 Jul 2019, 6.55.59pm

THIS EVENT IS BOOKED OUT Hugh White will be in-conversation with Sam Roggeveen on...
EJ
EJ

9 Jul 2019, 6pm – 10 Jul 2019, 6.55.59pm

Erik Jensen will be in conversation with Karen Middleton on Eric's new quarterly...
ns
ns

18 Jul 2019, 6pm – 19 Jul 2019, 6.55.59pm

Niki Savva and Kerry-Anne Walsh will be in conversation on Niki'...
RM
RM

23 Jul 2019, 6pm – 24 Jul 2019, 6.55.59pm

Ron McCallum AO will be in conversation with Kim Rubenstein on Ron’s memoir, ...
GE
GE

5 Aug 2019, 6pm – 6 Aug 2019, 6.55.59pm

Grant Edwards will be in conversation with Genevieve Jacobs on Grant’s memoir, The...
AF
AF

15 Aug 2019, 6pm – 16 Aug 2019, 6.55.59pm

Adele Ferguson will be in conversation with Andrew Leigh on Adele's new book Banking...
Sweet Sorrow
Sweet Sorrow

29 Aug 2019, 6pm – 30 Aug 2019, 6.55.59pm

British author, David Nicholls will be in conversation with Alex Sloan on David's new...
A book of bones
A book of bones

5 Sep 2019, 6pm – 6 Sep 2019, 6.55.59pm

Irish author, John Connolly will be in conversation with Jeff Popple on John’s...
The Globotics Upheaval
The Globotics Upheaval

10 Sep 2019, 6pm – 11 Sep 2019, 6.55.59pm

Professor Richard Baldwin will be in conversation with Professor Anthea Roberts on...
Early Riser
Early Riser

16 Sep 2019, 6pm – 17 Sep 2019, 6.55.59pm

International bestselling British author Jasper Fforde will be in conversation with Colin...
Mad as hell
Mad as hell

23 Sep 2019, 6pm – 24 Sep 2019, 6.55.59pm

Shaun Micallef will be in conversation with Alex Sloan on Mad as Hell - A Silver...
Allan Fels
Allan Fels

24 Sep 2019, 6pm – 25 Sep 2019, 6.55.59pm

Allan Fels AO will be in conversation with Andrew Leigh on Allan's memoir, Tough...
Secret
Secret

3 Oct 2019, 6pm – 4 Oct 2019, 6.55.59pm

Brian Toohey will be in conversation with Clinton Fernandes on Brian's new book...
Piano
Piano

16 Oct 2019, 6pm – 17 Oct 2019, 6.55.59pm

Internationally acclaimed musician and author Paul Kildea will give an illustrated...
William Dalrymple
William Dalrymple

29 Oct 2019, 6pm – 30 Oct 2019, 6.55.59pm

THIS EVENT IS BOOKED OUT William Dalrymple will be in conversation with Meera Ashar on...
KK
KK

5 Nov 2019, 6pm – 6 Nov 2019, 6.55.59pm

PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT IS NOW BOOKED OUT AND WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING ANY MORE RSVPS. WE...

7 Nov 2019, 6pm – 8 Nov 2019, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR ABC Q&A host and one of Australia's most...

15 Nov 2019, 7–8.15pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR In association with ANU School of Music and ANU...

20 Nov 2019, 6pm – 21 Nov 2019, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Andrew Leigh will be in conversation with Brian...

25 Nov 2019, 6pm – 26 Nov 2019, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE ANU ZERO-CARBON ENERGY FOR...

27 Nov 2019, 6pm – 28 Nov 2019, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Blanche d’Alpuget will be in conversation with...

3 Dec 2019, 6pm – 4 Dec 2019, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR  Peter Hartcher will be in conversation with...
Chat 10 Looks 3
Chat 10 Looks 3

8 Dec 2019, 7.30pm

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT It’s Christmas time in Canberra. Every Dash-8 in the place is...
Ten doors down
Ten doors down

13 Feb 2020, 6pm – 14 Feb 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Robert Tickner will be in conversation with Alex...

28 Feb 2020, 6pm – 29 Feb 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Internationally bestselling and critically...

5 Mar 2020, 6.30–7.30pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR PLEASE NOTE THE EVENT WILL NOW COMMENCE AT 6.30PM...

10 Mar 2020, 6pm – 11 Mar 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Bernard Collaery will be in conversation with...

19 Mar 2020, 6pm – 20 Mar 2020, 6.55.59pm

In light of the University's recent announcement to cancel all public events from 16...

26 Mar 2020, 6pm – 27 Mar 2020, 6.55.59pm

In light of the University's recent announcement to cancel all public events from 16...

1 Apr 2020, 6pm – 2 Apr 2020, 6.55.59pm

In light of the University's recent announcement to cancel all public events from 16...

7 Apr 2020, 6pm – 8 Apr 2020, 6.55.59pm

In light of the University's recent announcement to cancel all public events from 16...

8 Apr 2020, 6pm – 9 Apr 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Professor David Kilcullen will be in...

15 Apr 2020, 12am–11.55.59pm

You can listen to this 'In Conversation' here. Listen to Andrew Wear in...

23 Apr 2020, 6pm – 24 Apr 2020, 6.55.59pm

This event has now passed but you can watch a recording of the conversation here. In...
Hidden Hand book cover
Hidden Hand book cover

17 Jun 2020, 1pm – 18 Jun 2020, 1.55.59pm

Clive Hamilton will be in conversation with Anita Chan discussing Clive’s new book...

15 Jul 2020, 6pm – 16 Jul 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES VIRTUAL MEET THE AUTHOR  In this virtual Meet the Author live...
Annika Smethurst
Annika Smethurst

28 Jul 2020, 6pm – 29 Jul 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR  WATCH LIVE ON ANU TV - YOUTUBE: https://...

6 Aug 2020, 6pm – 7 Aug 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Link to join the event: https://anu.zoom.us/j/...

20 Aug 2020, 6pm – 21 Aug 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR  Rebecca Huntley will be in conversation with...

27 Aug 2020, 6pm – 28 Aug 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR  Hugh Mackay will be in conversation with Alex...

2 Sep 2020, 6pm – 3 Sep 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Marian Wilkinson will be in conversation with Frank...

10 Sep 2020, 6pm – 11 Sep 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Chris Wallace will be in conversation with Mark...

15 Sep 2020, 6pm – 16 Sep 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Katharine Murphy will be in conversation with Mark...

28 Sep 2020, 6pm – 29 Sep 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR THIS EVENT WILL BE STREAMED LIVE VIA ANU TV –...

1 Oct 2020, 5.30–6.30pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES  VIRTUAL MEET THE AUTHOR   Emma Dawson, Janet McCalman...

7 Oct 2020, 6pm – 8 Oct 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES  VIRTUAL MEET THE AUTHOR Jane Harper and Anna Creer will be...
Robert Dessaix
Robert Dessaix

21 Oct 2020, 6pm – 22 Oct 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Robert Dessaix and Caroline Baum will be will be in...

29 Oct 2020, 6pm – 30 Oct 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR General Sir Peter Cosgrove will be in conversation...

4 Nov 2020, 6pm – 5 Nov 2020, 6.55.59pm

Geoff Raby, Australia's former ambassador to China will be in conversation with Hugh...

12 Nov 2020, 6pm – 13 Nov 2020, 6.55.59pm

ANU/The Canberra Times Meet the Author series   Paul Kelly and Troy Bramston...

20 Nov 2020, 6pm – 21 Nov 2020, 5.55.59pm

>>>SOLD OUT<<< ANU/The Canberra Times Meet the Author series in...

25 Nov 2020, 6pm – 26 Nov 2020, 6.55.59pm

Malcolm Knox will be in conversation with Mark Kenny, in a live virtual event, on Malcolm...

27 Nov 2020, 6pm – 28 Nov 2020, 6.55.59pm

Laura Tingle and Don Russell will be in conversation on Laura's new quarterly essay The...

2 Feb 2021, 6pm – 3 Feb 2021, 6.55.59pm

Michael Brissenden will be in conversation with Chris Hammer on Michael's new novel Dead...

24 Feb 2021, 6pm – 25 Feb 2021, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Ross Garnaut will be in conversation on his new...

10 Mar 2021, 5.30–6.30pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Meet the Author is delighted that Craig Silvey is...

18 Mar 2021, 6pm – 19 Mar 2021, 6.55.59pm

Glyn Davis will be in conversation with Helen Sullivan on his new essay On Life's...

24 Mar 2021, 6pm – 25 Mar 2021, 6.55.59pm

THIS EVENT IS BOOKED OUT Alan Finkel will be in conversation with Professor Brian...

6 Apr 2021, 6pm – 7 Apr 2021, 6.55.59pm

Rick Morton, journalist and author of the acclaimed bestselling memoir One Hundred...

14 Apr 2021, 6pm – 15 Apr 2021, 6.55.59pm

Martin Parkinson will be in conversation with Katharine Murphy on Martin’s essay A Decade...

22 Apr 2021, 6pm – 23 Apr 2021, 6.55.59pm

ANU/CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR Stan Grant will be in conversation with Mark Kenny...

27 Apr 2021, 6pm – 28 Apr 2021, 6.55.59pm

Peter van Onselen will be in conversation with Mark Kenny on Peter's new book, How Good...

6 May 2021, 6pm – 7 May 2021, 6.55.59pm

Hugh Mackay will be in conversation with Alex Sloan on Hugh's new book, The Kindness...

25 May 2021, 6–6.55pm

Bill Birtles, ABC China correspondent, will be in conversation with Hugh White on Bill’s...
Book Cover: Who Gets to be Smart? by Bri Lee
Book Cover: Who Gets to be Smart? by Bri Lee

16 Jun 2021, 6–7pm

Bri Lee, best-selling and award-winning author of Eggshell Skull, will be in conversation...
Book Cover: Farmers or Hunter-Gatherers? The Dark Emu Debate
Book Cover: Farmers or Hunter-Gatherers? The Dark Emu Debate

21 Jun 2021, 6–7pm

Peter Sutton and Keryn Walshe will be in conversation with Francesca Merlan on their new...
Book Cover: Power Play. Breaking Through Bias, Barriers and Boys’ Clubs by Julia Banks
Book Cover: Power Play. Breaking Through Bias, Barriers and Boys’ Clubs by Julia Banks

8 Jul 2021, 6–7pm

Julia Banks and Virginia Haussegger will be in conversation on Julia's new book Power...
Book Cover: Media Treats by Julia Baird
Book Cover: Media Treats by Julia Baird

2 Aug 2021, 6–7pm

Julia Baird will be in conversation with Katharine Murphy on the revised and updated...
Book Cover: Some achieve greatness by John Bell
Book Cover: Some achieve greatness by John Bell

4 Aug 2021, 6–7pm

John Bell will be in conversation with Genevieve Jacobs on John's new book, Some Achieve...
Book Cover: Our Exceptional Friend by Emma Shortis
Book Cover: Our Exceptional Friend by Emma Shortis

12 Aug 2021, 6–7pm

Emma Shortis will be in conversation with Allan Behm on Emma’ s new book Our Exceptional...
Book Cover: So You Think You Know What's Good for You? by Norman Swan
Book Cover: So You Think You Know What's Good for You? by Norman Swan

13 Aug 2021, 6–7pm

Norman Swan will be in conversation with Laura Tingle on Norman's new book, So You Think...
Book Cover:The Brilliant Boy.Doc Evatt and the Great Australian Dissent. by Gideon Haigh
Book Cover:The Brilliant Boy.Doc Evatt and the Great Australian Dissent. by Gideon Haigh

23 Aug 2021, 6.30–7.30pm

Gideon Haigh and Frank Bongiorno will be in conversation on Gideon's new book, The...
Book Cover: Tides that Bind: Australia in the Pacific by Richard Marles
Book Cover: Tides that Bind: Australia in the Pacific by Richard Marles

25 Aug 2021, 6.30–7.30pm

Richard Marles will be in conversation with Rory Medcalf on Richard’s new book, Tides...
Book Cover: Why should you give a f*ck about farming
Book Cover: Why should you give a f*ck about farming

31 Aug 2021, 6–7pm

Gabrielle Chan will be in conversation with Genevieve Jacobs on Gabrielle's new book, Why...
Book Cover: Last shot by Jock Zonfrillo
Book Cover: Last shot by Jock Zonfrillo

13 Sep 2021, 12–2pm

Indulge in a feast of words and fine food with celebrated MasterChef Judge Jock Zonfrillo...
Book Cover: Earth Detox by Julian Cribb
Book Cover: Earth Detox by Julian Cribb

13 Sep 2021, 6–7pm

Julian Cribb will be in conversation with Bob Douglas on Julian's new book, Earth Detox....
Book Cover: An Insider's Plague Year by Peter Doherty
Book Cover: An Insider's Plague Year by Peter Doherty

21 Sep 2021, 6–7pm

Peter Doherty will be in conversation with Tracy Smart on Peter’s new book, An Insider's...