Talking Ideas

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Live events with the world’s best authors, thinkers and commentators.

 

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We are working on the next round of great speakers for Talking Ideas in 2020.

 

Past events

2019

30 years of science with Dr Karl Kruszelnicki

Looking back at Stasiland with Anna Funder

Mem Fox in conversation with Trent Dalton

Crime Culture with Tara Moss

Banking Bad with Adele Ferguson | 75 mins | Watch now

No Friend But the Mountains with Behrouz Boochani  | 77 mins | Watch now | Download the transcript

Tara June Winch in conversation with Melissa Lucashenko | 51 mins | Watch now

A Journey to Viking Iceland with Kári Gíslason | 57 mins | Watch now

2019 Narelle Oliver Lecture with Bruce Pascoe | 61 mins | Watch now

Factfulness with Anna Rosling | 51 mins | Watch now

Akala: Natives, Race And Class In The Ruins Of The Empire

Less with Andrew Sean Greer | 53 mins | Watch now

Sydney Writers' Festival Live & Local

Meet Dr Munjed al Muderis | 81 mins | Watch now | Listen now

An evening with Lynda La Plante | 41 min | Watch now

 

2018

An evening with Peter FitzSimons

Chloe Hooper in conversation with Paul Barclay | 54 min | Listen now