Anne Henderson

FEDERATION’S MAN OF LETTERS – PATRICK McMAHON GLYNN

2019-07-17T11:55:21+10:00July 16th, 2019|Categories: Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

On Thursday 6 June 2019, the Vice-Chancellor of Australian Catholic University, Professor Greg Craven, joined The Sydney Institute’s Anne Henderson to launch the P M Glynn Institute’s Federation’s Man of Letters.  As Greg Craven explained, polymath Glynn should not have been a man who fell through history’s cracks. But he has. The publication of Anne [...]

Enid Lyons – Her Life and Times

2018-12-18T13:50:00+11:00November 8th, 2018|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

To mark the 75th anniversary of Dame Enid Lyons’s maiden speech in the House of Representatives in September 1943, the Menzies Research Centre produced an anniversary edition of Anne Henderson’s Enid Lyons – Leading Lady to a Nation (Connor Court Publishers) At The Sydney Institute, on Monday 24 September 2018, Anne Henderson, Deputy Director of [...]

Enid Lyons: Her Life and Times

2018-12-06T13:40:05+11:00August 1st, 2018|Categories: Function|Tags: , , , |

Speaker(s): ANNE HENDERSON AM (Author of Enid Lyons – Leading Lady to the Nation [Connor Court – new edition 2018] & JOHN NETHERCOTE (Adjunct Professor, Australian Catholic University) Date: 24th Sept 2018 Topic: Enid Lyons: Her Life and Times Venue: The Sydney Institute, Level 40, Governor Phillip Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney Time: 5.30 for [...]

Launching Menzies at War

2018-02-19T12:48:59+11:00September 2nd, 2014|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

On Friday 18 July 2014, The Sydney Institute held a Melbourne launch of Anne Henderson’s Menzies at War. The function was hosted by law firm Arnold Bloch Liebler and the speakers were introduced by Mark Liebler AC. The Hon Josh Frydenberg MP, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister launched the book and Professor Geoffrey Blainey [...]

Launching Menzies at War

2017-05-10T10:27:16+10:00July 20th, 2014|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

On Tuesday 1 July 2014, The Hon Barry O’Farrell launched Anne Henderson’s Menzies at War (NewSouth 2014). In response to Barry O’Farrell’s comments on the book, Anne Henderson responded to outline the thesis of the book, and its revisionist approach to many of the popular myths about Robert Menzies’ wartime government. Anne Henderson is an [...]