The Saturday Papers

The Saturday Papers Sat 22 Feb 9.30am Patricia Crawford Courtyard Sat 22 Feb 9.30am Patricia Crawford Courtyard FREE
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Sat 22 Feb 9.30am at Patricia Crawford Courtyard FREE

Dr Chelsea Bond, Jane Caro, David Crowe and Ben Jenkins have a flick through the Saturday papers and the news of the week with Geoff Hutchison. 

Ben Jenkins is a writer, TV producer and the co-creator of Story Club. His written work has appeared in places like The Guardian, the Sydney Morning Herald and anthologies like The Best Australian Comedy Writing and People of Letters. On TV he has written for The Chaser, The Checkout, Tonightly, The Feed and various other ABC and SBS ventures. He also has a Dungeon and Dragons podcast called ‘Dragon Friends’ and a baby son not called that. 

Assoc. Professor Chelsea Bond is a Munanjali and South Sea Island woman and Senior Lecturer at UQ. A National NAIDOC Scholar of the year, contributor to The Conversation, keen tweeter, mother of five and Indigenous health researcher, she has a strong national profile as a key thinker in Indigenous affairs.

Jane Caro AM (awarded this year) is an author, novelist, broadcaster, columnist, advertising writer and social commentator. She was awarded the 2018 Walkley for Women’s Leadership. A much-loved figure, her most recent book – Accidental Feminists – champions a generation of fiery older women.

David Crowe is Chief Political Correspondent for The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, and a regular commentator on national affairs on the ABC’s Insiders program, the Nine Network, ABC Radio National and Sky News. In a career spanning 25 years he has covered federal politics as the national affairs editor of The Australian and Chief Political Correspondent of The Australian Financial Review, as well as reporting on business as a correspondent in the United States. 

Time & Location

Sat 22 Feb 9.30am


Patricia Crawford Courtyard, UWA, Hackett Drive, Crawley WA 6009


60 min


Free Event


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