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Writers at Stanton - Chris Hammer in Conversation

21-Aug-2018 • 1pm

Scrublands - Chris Hammer In an isolated country town brought to its knees by endless drought, a charismatic and dedicated young priest calmly opens fire on his congregation, killing five parishioners before being shot to death himself. A year later, troubled journalist Martin Scarsd..

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Writers at Stanton - John Fahey

23-Aug-2018 • 1pm

Australia's First Spies - John Fahey Australia’s First Spies is the first systematic account of Australian intelligence operations in the early 20th century, offering fascinating insights into Australian politics and international relations. Australia was born with its eyes w..

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Writers at Stanton - Will Davies

30-Aug-2018 • 1pm

The Last 100 Days - Will Davies Acclaimed historian and bestselling author of Beneath Hill 60 and Somme Mud Will Davies retells the story of the last 100 days of the First World War, and the crucial contribution of Australian soldiers to final Allied victory in November 1918. ..

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Writers at Stanton - Robert Drewe

6-Sep-2018 • 1pm

The True Colour of the Sea - Robert Drewe David Lang, eleven years old in The Bodysurfers, now a grandfather welcoming his family for Christmas, returns to the ocean-front hotel that was the venue for a fateful Christmas lunch all those years ago. A beguiling young woman nurses a bab..

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Writers at Stanton - Tim Dunlop

11-Sep-2018 • 1pm

The Future of Everything - Tim Dunlop We are in the middle of the greatest technological revolution in history. It could give all of us a better quality of life and new, more cooperative ways of living. Or it could further concentrate the world’s wealth in the hands of a few. This book..

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Writers at Stanton - Peter Doherty

13-Sep-2018 • 1pm

The Incidental Tourist - Peter Doherty The extraordinary travel tales of an eminent scientist. Join Nobel Prize winner Peter Doherty on his extraordinary adventures around the globe. Doherty's dazzling schedule can leave his head spinning. So what happens when he lifts his gaze and asks: ..

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