‘Issue #22’-Sydney Papers Online

International Law, Climate Change and National Security

2017-05-10T11:13:09+10:00September 2nd, 2013|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

The Hon Mark Dreyfus QC became Australia’s Attorney in February 2013. He is the Member for Isaacs in Victoria. Mark Dreyfus entered parliament in 2007 and was appointed Cabinet Secretary and Parliamentary Secretary for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency in 2010. In 2013, as Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus appeared before the International Court of Justice in The Hague as Counsel and [...]

Literary Festivals: Classroom, Amusement Park or Sandpit?

2017-05-10T11:11:28+10:00September 2nd, 2013|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Alice Grundy is Managing Editor of Giramondo, an independent university-based Australian literary publisher of award-winning poetry, fiction and non-fiction. She also is an editor of the literary journal Seizure. Alice has previously worked in think tanks and trade publishing – first at Allen & Unwin and then at Murdoch Books. On Wednesday 24 July, Alice [...]

Australia’s Game

2017-05-10T11:13:49+10:00August 8th, 2013|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Award winning crime writer Peter Corris began his career as a lecturer and researcher, publishing his PhD thesis on Solomon Islands labour migration in 1973. In 1979 he became literary editor for the National Times. Then, after the success of his first novel, The Dying Trade (1980), he became a full-time writer, quickly establishing a [...]

The Rise And Rise Of The Literary Festival

2017-05-10T11:14:06+10:00July 24th, 2013|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Michael Sexton SC is the New South Wales Solicitor-General, appointed in 1998. Apart from his accomplished career at the bar, Michael Sexton is also co-author of the leading Australian text on defamation law, and the author of several books on Australian politics and history. In fact he is known as a prolific writer of political [...]