Events

You are invited to meet Sean Doherty when he discusses his new book MP Untold with Vaughan Blakey, editor of Surfing World, at Berkelouw Books in Mona Vale.

Monday 3 August

Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm.
Venue: Berkelouw Books,12-14 Park Street, Mona Vale, NSW 2103.
Tickets: $10. Please book online.

 


An Economy Is Not A Society by Dennis Glover, to be launched by Lindsay Tanner.

Thursday 6 August
Time: 5:30pm for a 6:00pm start.
Venue: Hill of Content, 86 Bourke St, Melbourne, VIC 3000.
Tickets: Free event. Please RSVP to enquiries@blackincbooks.com or (03) 9486 0288.

Shorts@45 - Something Special, Something Rare 

Cate Kennedy, Favel Parrett, Karen Hitchcock, Penni Russon read their short stories

Monday 10 August
Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm.
Venue: Fortyfivedownstairs, 45 Flinders Lane, Melbourne.
Tickets: $22 including a glass of wine. Please call 03 9662 9966 (Tues-Fri between 10am-6pm) or visit www.fortyfivedownstairs.com.

Per Capita and Redback present a conversation with the Hon. Anthony Albanese MP, Annabel Crabb, and Dennis Glover. 

Thursday 13 August

Time: 6:00pm for a 6:30pm start.
Venue: The Workers Bar and Kitchen, Unity Hall Hotel, L1 292 Darling Street, Balmain, Sydney.
Tickets: Free. RSVP to Allison Orr at info@percapita.org.au.

 


Les Murray will read from his latest collection of poems at the Fisher Library.

Thursday 20 August
Time: 5:30pm.
Venue: Fisher Library F03; Seminar Room; Level 2, University of Sydney, NSW.
Tickets: Free event. Please RSVP to library.rsvp@sydney.edu.au. Check the website for more details.

Radical Fat Acceptance: Is it time to accept that fat is fine?

Sarai Walker at the 2015 Festival for Dangerous Ideas.

Friday 4 September
Time: 2:00pm.
Venue: Sydney Opera House.
Tickets: $25. Please book online.

Winners and Losers: What if the past was better?

Dennis Glover at the 2015 Festival for Dangerous Ideas.

Saturday 5 September
Time: 3:00pm.
Venue: Sydney Opera House.
Tickets: $25. Please book online.

David Uren in conversation with Andrew Leigh MP

Thursday 17 September
Time: 5:30pm to 6:30pm.
Venue: Molonglo Theatre, Crawford School, ANU.
Tickets: Free event. Please book online.


News

Book club notes are now available to download for Night Games by Anna Krien and The Invisible History of the Human Race by Christine Kenneally.

Morry Schwartz has been appointed a Member of the Order of Australia for services to ideas and publishing.

Anna Krien has won the Best New Writer Award at the 2015 Cross British Sports Book Awards.

Black Inc. and Nero have won the Small Publisher of the Year Award at the 2015 Australian Book Industry Awards.

Night Games by Anna Krien has been shortlisted for the New Writing Award in the 2015 Cross British Sports Book Awards.

Book club notes for Amanda Lohrey's A Short History of Richard Kline are now available.

Nona and Me by Clare Atkins and Laurinda by Alice Pung have both been longlisted for the 2015 Inky Awards.

The Invisible History of the Human Race by Christine Kenneally has been shortlisted for the 2015 Stella Prize.