Blogs, exhibitions and recordings

What I’m Borrowing is a new blog series exploring our affection for libraries, loans, and…

Coal earned Australia almost $70 billion in export revenue in 2018-19, yet the industry’s future is uncertain.
Bruce Pascoe delivers the 2019 Narelle Oliver Lecture acknowledging the International Year of Indigenous Languages and encouraging us to teach children the trut...
Anna Rosling discusses the book Factfulness live at her only Queensland appearance. Filmed at State Library of Queensland for Talking Ideas on 22 May 2019.
Andrew Sean Greer speaks about his 2018 Pulitzer Prize winning book, Less. Filmed at State Library of Queensland for Talking Ideas on 7 May 2019.
The first of Grattan Institutes State of Affairs 2019 talk series took place a week after the federal budget (and on the cusp of a federal election), addressing...
Meet Dr Munjed al Muderis, an Iraqi refugee who became an internationally-celebrated surgeon.
Lynda La Plante speaks about her new book, Widows’ Revenge at her only Queensland appearance. Filmed at State Library of Queensland for Talking Ideas on 13 Febr...