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Feb 20, 2019

University of Melbourne Professor Andrew Walter gives us an update on Brexit; why the UK Parliament rejected the first deal, and what comes next. Writer and former Media Advisor to John Howard, Paula Matthewson, discusses what’s really holding women back in the Liberal Party in her essay and book, On Merit. Plus Ben...


Dec 12, 2018

Graeme Davison, urban and social historian and Emeritus Professor at Monash University, joined Amy in the studio to discuss the book he has edited, Hugh Stretton: Selected Writings. Stretton was a prominent public intellectual in Australia and a social democrat, known for his deeply humane approach to social and urban...


Dec 12, 2018

Graeme Davison, urban and social historian and Emeritus Professor at Monash University, joined Amy in the studio to discuss the book he has edited, Hugh Stretton: Selected Writings. Stretton was a prominent public intellectual in Australia and a social democrat, known for his deeply humane approach to social and urban...


Dec 6, 2018

Patrick Mullins, discusses his new historical biography, Tiberius With A Telephone: The Life and Stories of William McMahon. McMahon is a man regarded by some as Australia’s worst performing Prime Minister. We ask, has history remembered his political career accurately?


Dec 6, 2018

Parisian author and journalist Agnès Poirier discussed her book, Left Bank: Art, Passion and the Rebirth of Paris, 1940-50, which explores the intellectual, literary and cultural flourishing during Nazi-occupied Paris and after liberation. Amy and Agnès discuss this and the many connections and relationships, sexual...