Susan Butler has worked on the Macquarie Australian Dictionary since it began in 1970, and was involved in the production of the first edition in 1981. She also oversees The Dinkum Dictionary, which records the etymology and meanings of colloquial Australian words and expressions. Having recently completed work on the fifth edition of the Macquarie Dictionary, Sue Butler shared some of her favourite new additions with The Sydney Institute on Wednesday 27 January.

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