ROBERT MENZIES AT THE MICROPHONE

2022-04-28T15:51:35+10:0028 April 2022|Categories: Review|Tags: , , , |

MENZIES: THE FORGOTTEN SPEECHES  By David Furse-Roberts Jeparit Press, 2017 ISBN-10: ‎ 1925501507 ISBN-13: ‎ 978-1925501506 RRP: $68.44 (HB) Reviewed by Paul Henderson   This book is about many of the forgotten speeches and broadcasts produced  by Australia’s longest serving prime minister, Robert Menzies. Before they were recently published, they have been preserved in the basement of [...]

WHEN FAITH RULED AUSTRALIA

2022-04-28T15:51:50+10:0028 April 2022|Categories: Review|Tags: , , |

GOD AND MENZIES - THE FAITH THAT SHAPED A PRIME MINISTER AND HIS NATION by David Furse-Roberts Jeparit Press, 2021 ISBN: 9781922449641 RRP: $34.95 (pb) Reviewed by Paul Henderson   Probably, there have been more biographies written about Sir Robert Menzies than any other Australian politician. This is not surprising in that he is the [...]

ROBERT MENZIES’ PHILOSOPHY OF EDUCATION

2020-08-19T15:36:07+10:0018 June 2019|Categories: Paper, Sydney Paper Archive|Tags: , |

David Furse-Roberts, Research fellow at the Menzies Research Centre and editor of Menzies – The Forgotten Speeches joined forces with Dr Catherine Runcie, contributing editor of Reclaiming Education: Renewing Schools and Universities in Contemporary Western Culture, at The Sydney Institute on Wednesday 22 May 2019 to discuss the concern many feel over scholastic standards and the decline [...]

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