Judith Brett on the Enigmatic Mr Deakin
Readings Hawthorn — 701 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn, Victoria, 3122
In The Enigmatic Mr Deakin, acclaimed political scientist Judith Brett scrutinises the public and inner life of Alfred Deakin, Australia’s second prime minister. Destined to become a classic of biography, this is a masterly portrait of a complex man who was instrumental in creating modern Australia. Brett will discuss her the work, and her research process with Emeritus Professor Graeme Davison.
Free, but please book here.
Stan ‘Yarra’ Yarramunua in conversation with Morag Fraser
Montsalvat, 7 Hillcrest Avenue, Eltham 3095