Author's talk: A Natural Battleground
by Dr Bobbie Oliver
Date/Time: Wednesday, 4 March 1pm-2.30pm
Location: Boya Community Centre
Hear Dr Oliver discuss her book about the importance of the heritage value of Western Australia's Midland Railway Workshops, and how a dedicated rail heritage centre would safeguard the story of the workshops.
More than buildings, the Workshops represent a powerful story of the people who worked there, their families,the struggles for fairness for workers, and the very town itself.
Bookings essential at https://040320b.eventbrite.com.au
Without Bosses by Sam Oldham and Stuff the Accord by Liz Ross
Date/Time: Friday 10 April, 1.15 – 2.15 pm
Location: Victorian College of the Arts (as part of the Marxism Conference)
The books will be launched by Alexis Vassiley, labour historian co-editor and contributor to Radical Perth Militant Fremantle.
No RSVP required. All welcome.
There will be a special launch price for books purchased on the day.
Launch of Keeping the Red Flag Flying by John Percy, ed Allen Myers
Date/Time: Friday 17th April, 6pm for 6.30pm
Allen Myers in conversation with Sam King. Editor of Internationalist Notebook Blog and an active member of the DSP in the 1990s. Max Lane and John Percy's partner Eva To will also be invited into the conversation.
More details at John Percy - Keeping the Red Flag Flying - Friday 17th April. Please RSVP at that link or phone (02) 9660 233