Frank Bongiorno’s The Eighties: The Decade That Transformed Australia (Black Inc.) brings to life the most controversial decade in Australian history, with high-flying entrepreneurs booming and busting, torrid debates over land rights and immigration, the advent of AIDS, a harsh recession and the rise of the New Right.
The book will be launched in Canberra at 6.00pm onTuesday 27 October 2015 at University House Drawing Room, 1 Balmain Crescent, Australian National University. Please RSVP by Tuesday 20 October 2015.
You can also catch Frank in conversation with Clare Wright at 6.30pm on Wednesday 4 November 2015 at Readings bookstore, 309 Lygon Street, Carlton, Melbourne. Registration required. Further details.