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HAROLD WHITE FELLOW PRESENTATION Out of the Shadows 11/28/11 5:30PM

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HAROLD WHITE PRESENTATION Out of the Shadows   Alistair Thomson rediscovers the family man through the Library’s Australia 1938 Oral...

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SPECIAL LECTURE Handwritten 11/27/11 2PM

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Handwritten Special Lecture Prof. Dr Eef Overgaauw reflects on the history of the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (Berlin  State Library) and...

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LECTURE/LAUNCH Searching for May Gibbs with Robert Holden 11/20/11 2PM

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  LECTURE/LAUNCH - More Than  a Fairy Tale. Searching for May Gibbs with Robert Holden   Historian and author Robert Holden...

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BOOK TALK Hiroshima Nagasaki: A Conversation with Paul Ham 11/15/11 4PM

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 Hiroshima Nagasaki: A Conversation with Paul Ham Supported by HarperCollins   Through the eyes of 80 survivors, from 12-year-olds...

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HAROLD WHITE FELLOW PRESENTATION The Pacific Way 11/14/11 5:30PM

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HAROLD WHITE PRESENTATION The Pacific Way   Stephanie Lawson makes a critical reassessment of the Pacific Way. Harold White Fellow...

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BOOK TALK Di Morrissey Presents 'The Opal Desert' 11/7/11 6PM

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Di Morrissey Presents The Opal Desert In association with Macmillan Australia   Di Morrissey celebrates the release of her new novel...

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INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF FORESTS FILM FESTIVAL Panel Discussion and Screening of Rainforest: The Secret of Life 11/2/11 5:30PM

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International Year of Forests Film Festival - Panel Discussion Discussion with David Warth, Film Director and DR Judith Ajani, ANU Fenner...

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INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF FORESTS FILM FESTIVAL Conflict Tiger 11/2/11 4PM - 5PM

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Conflict Tiger- (64 Minutes - Russia) An environmental thriller exploring the increasingly confrontational relations between tigers and...

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INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF FORESTS FILM FESTIVAL America's Wild Spaces: Appalachian Trail 11/2/11 3PM

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 America’s Wild Spaces: Appalachian Trail - (50 Min. - USA)   The Appalachian Mountains are amongst the world’s oldest mountains. The...

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INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF FORESTS FILM FESTIVAL Satoyama: Japan's Secret Forest 11/2/11 2PM - 2:50PM

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Satoyama: Japan's Secret Forest - (51 Minutes - Japan) Satoyama: a Japanese rural environment where people and nature co-exist in...

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INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF FORESTS FILM FESTIVAL The Queen of Trees 11/2/11 12:30PM

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The Queen of Trees (52 Minutes - Kenya) Opening remarks Impeccable, creative cinematography aside, the wondrous thing about this study...

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BOOK TALK Jessica Rudd Presents 'Ruby Blues' 11/1/11 6PM

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Jessica Rudd Presents Ruby Blues In association with Get Reading and Text Publishing   Ruby Stanhope is back—with more cocktail spills,...

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LECTURE Australian Book Review 50th Birthday Lecture 10/25/11 6PM

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Australian Book Review 50th Birthday Lecture In association with Australian Book Review   Ian Donaldson, Emeritus Professor of the ANU...

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LECTURE Seymour Biography Lecture 2011 10/24/11 6PM

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LECTURE The Seymour Biography Lecture 2011 with Robert Dessaix Pushing Against the Dark: Writing About the Hidden Self Supported by John...

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Heysen to Heysen by Catherine Speck - Book Launch 10/10/11 2PM - 3PM

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HEYSEN TO HEYSEN: SELECTED LETTERS OF NORA HEYSEN AND HANS HEYSEN by Catherine Speck   Heysen to Heysen  is a showcase of letters...

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TALK Innovative Ideas: Developing Enhanced eBooks 9/28/11 12:30PM

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Innovative Ideas: Developing Enhanced eBooks   Join cultural historian and folklorist Warren Fahey in a lively talk about the...

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BOOK TALK Kate Grenville Presents 'Sarah Thornhill' 9/22/11 6PM - 7PM

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Kate Grenville Presents Sarah Thornhill In association with Get Reading and Text Publishing   From the author of The Secret River,...

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AUTHOR TALK Jonathan Franzen 9/14/11 11AM

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Author Talk by Jonathan Franzen   Jonathan Franzen - In Conversation with Gia Metherell, The Canberra Times Literary Editor In his...

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TALK The Politics of Memoir 9/7/11 6:30PM

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The Politics of Memoir In association with Griffith REVIEW   In a conversation with contributors to Griffith REVIEW 33: Such is...

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AUTHOR TALK Ann Patchett 9/6/11 6PM

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Book Talk   Ann Patchett in conversation In association with the ANU and The Canberra Times Join award-winning US author Ann...

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TALK Innovative Ideas Talk with William Powers in Association with the University of Canberra Writing Research Cluster 8/30/11 6PM

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TALK Innovative Ideas Talk with William Powers In association with the University of Canberra Writing Research Cluster William Powers,...

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Trial Event NO BOOKINGS 8/24/11 12PM

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LECTURE Prodigal Daughter: Ray Mathew Lecture with Susan Johnson 8/23/11 6PM

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LECTURE Susan Johnson delivers the Ray Mathew Lecture 2011:Prodigal DaughterSupported by the Ray Mathew and Eva Kollsman Trust. After 10...

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Afternoon Delight Film Screening - Cleopatra 8/11/11 2PM

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The last film in a season celebrating Elizabeth Taylor’s legacy to the screen. Cleopatra (1963, 249 mins, M) This is a tale of power...

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The Prime Minister’s Literary Awards - A Celebration 7/8/11 2PM - 4PM

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The Prime Minister’s Literary Awards A Celebration   Be among the first to know who’s won the 2011 Prime Minister’s Literary...

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LECTURE Toby Martin Presented In Association with the National Folk Festival 6/30/11 5:30PM

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  LECTURE National Folk Fellow Presentation 'The Land Where the Crow Flies Backwards' : Indigenous Country Singers from Western New...

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AUTHOR TALK Nature Writer, essayist, and poet – Dr. Robert Michael Pyle In association with Watermark Literary Society 6/22/11 12:30PM

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AUTHOR TALK Nature Writer, essayist, and poet – Dr. Robert Michael Pyle In association with Watermark Literary Society [insert...

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SEMINAR The Freycinet Map of 1811: 200th Anniversary of the Publication of the First Map of Australia 6/19/11 11AM - 4PM

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SEMINAR The Freycinet Map of 1811: 200th Anniversary of the Publication of the First Map of Australia Presented by Australia on the Map...

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HAROLD WHITE FELLOW PRESENTATION Shrieking Cockatoos': Fighting for Women's Suffrage in Australia and Britain 6/14/11 5:30PM

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  Harold White Fellow Presentation Shrieking Cockatoos': Fighting for Women's Sufferage in Australia and Britain   French scholar Dr...

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AUTHOR TALK David Foster – In Conversation 6/8/11 4PM

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AUTHOR TALK David Foster – In Conversation   Join award-winning author David Foster and Jeff Doyle as they discuss writing, awards and...

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