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The New Yorker


The New Yorker: Major stories

Friday 24 Aug 2012 at 12.00 pm

Lunch: The New Yorker - Big Stories, Big Impact

The New Yorker has been home to ground-breaking journalism since its beginning, more recently breaking news with stories on international military scandals and tales of capital punishment (gone very wrong). With spectacular views from Eureka 89, join MUP publisher Louise Adler as she talks with The New Yorker’s Editorial Director Henry Finder and staff writer David Grann, as they discuss how the big stories broke and what the consequences were.

Venue: Eureka 89
Code: 9201
Price: Business Lunch - NY ($120.00)

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Friday 24 Aug 2012 at 04.00 pm

The New Yorker: The Art Game

Proudly supported by the Hart Line subfund of Australian Communities Foundation

Peter Schjeldahl, Tony Ellwood, Michael Cathcart

Venue: BMW Edge
Code: 1205
Price: Full ($21.50), Concession ($19.50)

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Friday 24 Aug 2012 at 08.30 pm

Keynote Address: An Evening with The New Yorker

Proudly supported by the Hart Line subfund of Australian Communities Foundation

Roz Chast, Henry Finder, Peter Schjeldahl, Sasha Frere-Jones, David Grann

Venue: Melbourne Town Hall
Code: 1207
Price: NY Keynote - Full ($50.00), NY Keynote - Concession ($40.00)

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Saturday 25 Aug 2012 at 11.30 am

The New Yorker: What's the Story?

Proudly supported by the Hart Line subfund of Australian Communities Foundation

Michelle Griffin, Henry Finder, Sasha Frere-Jones, David Grann

Venue: BMW Edge
Code: 3302
Price: Full ($21.50), Concession ($19.50)

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Saturday 25 Aug 2012 at 12.00 pm

Illustrator in Residence: Roz Chast

Roz Chast

Venue: The Atrium, Federation Square
Code: 9002
Price: Free Non-ticketed ($0.00)

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Saturday 25 Aug 2012 at 02.30 pm

The New Yorker: The Critic as Artist

Proudly supported by the Hart Line subfund of Australian Communities Foundation

Miriam Cosic, Peter Schjeldahl

Venue: Ian Potter Centre NGV Australia, Federation Square
Code: 9305
Price: Full ($21.50), Concession ($19.50)

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Saturday 25 Aug 2012 at 04.00 pm

Fine Lines

Judy Horacek, Oslo Davis, Roz Chast

Venue: Ian Potter Centre NGV Australia, Federation Square
Code: 9306
Price: Full ($21.50), Concession ($19.50)

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Sunday 26 Aug 2012 at 11.30 am

The New Yorker: Theories of Everything

Proudly supported by the Hart Line subfund of Australian Communities Foundation

Roz Chast

Venue: Ian Potter Centre NGV Australia, Federation Square
Code: 9401
Price: Full ($21.50), Concession ($19.50)

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Sunday 26 Aug 2012 at 01.00 pm

The New Yorker: Dancing About Architecture

Proudly supported by the Hart Line subfund of Australian Communities Foundation

Robert Forster, Sasha Frere-Jones, Mike Shuttleworth

Venue: ACMI Cinema 1
Code: 3403
Price: Full ($21.50), Concession ($19.50)

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Sunday 26 Aug 2012 at 02.00 pm

Seminar: The Art of Editing

Henry Finder

Venue: The Wheeler Centre
Code: 7404
Price: Seminar -Full ($60.00), Seminar - Concession ($55.00)

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Sunday 26 Aug 2012 at 02.30 pm

Global Culture at Yering Station

Proudly supported by Yering Station and Monash University.
Sir Andrew Motion, Peter Schjeldahl, Christopher Worth

 

Venue: Yering Station
Code: 9481
Price: Yering Station ($30.00)

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Sunday 26 Aug 2012 at 02.30 pm

The New Yorker: On Obsession

Proudly supported by the Hart Line subfund of Australian Communities Foundation 

James Button, David Grann

Venue: ACMI Cinema 1
Code: 4403
Price: Full ($21.50), Concession ($19.50)

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Sunday 26 Aug 2012 at 04.00 pm

The New Yorker: Theories of Everything

Proudly supported by the Hart Line subfund of Australian Communities Foundation

Roz Chast

Venue: Ian Potter Centre NGV Australia, Federation Square
Code: 9404
Price: Full ($21.50), Concession ($19.50)

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Sunday 26 Aug 2012 at 06.00 pm

New York Stories

Proudly supported by the Hart Line subfund of Australian Communities Foundation

Elliot Perlman, Chris Flynn, Sloane Crosley, Roz Chast, Sasha Frere-Jones, David Grann

Venue: The Toff in Town
Code: 9471
Price: Ticket - 18+ Only ($25.00)

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