Sue Taffe in conversation with Peter Fitzpatrick
Readings St Kilda — 112 Acland St, St Kilda, Victoria, 3182
Join Sue Taffe, author of A White Hot Flame in conversation with Peter Fitzpatrick, National Biography Award winner and author of The Two Frank Thrings, as they discuss the source and the cost of an intense, lifelong dedication to a cause.
A White Hot Flame explores the life of Mary Montgomerie Bennett (1881–1961), an important but under-recognised figure in Australian history. A member of a successful squatting family, from her late forties until her death she fought for justice on behalf of First Australians. She was a teacher, writer, advocate, and a voice for reform.
Free, no booking required.
Rebecca Huntley & Maxine McKew on progress & politics
Church of All Nations, 180 Palmerston Street, Carlton