Q&A AT MELBOURNE WRITERS’ FESTIVAL - MONDAY 30 AUGUST LIVE (AEST) AT 9.35PM ON ABC1
Next Monday, Q&A heads to the Melbourne Writers’ Festival for a unique evening of literate political debate and analysis. Joining host Tony Jones live (AEST) on the panel will be:
- Malcolm Fraser, former Australian Prime Minister
- Jessica Rudd, author of the novel Campaign Ruby and daughter of former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd
- John Keane, Professor of Politics at the University of Sydney and author of several books including The Life and Death of Democracy
- Chris Berg, columnist and Research Fellow with the Institute of Public Affairs
- Christine Wallace, political journalist and biographer, currently working on a biography of Prime Minister Julia Gillard.
Members of the public can get involved in Q&A in a variety of ways:
Go to abc.net.au/qanda to register to be part of the live Q&A studio audience;
The website is also the place to go to submit questions, and to upload video questions;
· Viewers can also contribute to the discussion via Q&A’s Twitter highlight’s feed, using #qanda and submit video and written questions via the website;
· And follow @abcqanda on Twitter to receive first-hand updates about the program and panel members.