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PUBLIC TALK: Kerry O'Brien on 'A Memoir'

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Today's date is Thursday, October 18, 2018
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The Institute of Advanced Studies, City of Perth Library and Boffins Books are delighted to present Kerry O'Brien on his recent book 'A Memoir'.

Join us for this talk with Walkley award winning ABC journalist, Kerry O'Brien, who will reflect on the social and political upheavals he has witnessed and the personalities who have made history.

Kerry O'Brien is one of Australia's most respected journalists, with six Walkley awards including the Gold Walkley and the Walkley for Outstanding Leadership in journalism.

In a 50-year career, Kerry has worked for newspapers, television and wire service, and as a foreign correspondent. Thirty-three of those years have been at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation where he cut his teeth on the trail-blazing current affairs programs This Day Tonight and Four Corners. He was the inaugural presenter of Lateline for six years, the editor and presenter of 7.30 for 15 years, and was the presenter of Four Corners.

Cost: $15
Location Theatre Auditorium, The University Club, UWA
Contact Institute of Advanced Studies, City of Perth Library, Boffins Books <info@boffinsbooks.com.au> : 08 9321 5755
URL https://www.boffinsbooks.com.au/events/2018/11/kerry-obrien-on-a-memoir
Start Thu, 08 Nov 2018 18:15
End Thu, 08 Nov 2018 19:30
Submitted by Audrey Barton <abarton@admin.uwa.edu.au>
Last Updated Fri, 05 Oct 2018 11:53
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