The celebrated quarterly literary journal comes to the Wheeler Centre, with the proud launch of Griffith REVIEW 28: Still the Lucky Country?
As Australia enjoys the fruits of another mining boom the irony may finally have been removed from Donald Horne’s famous line. The opportunities and challenges of the new resources economy are fabulous, but demand more than luck. At stake is a gamble that may profoundly change the country, and the way we think about ourselves.
Contributors to Griffith REVIEW 28: Still the Lucky Country? Glyn Davis, Marcia Langton and Dennis Altman, explore the issues with editor Julianne Schultz.
Julianne Schultz is the founding editor of Griffith REVIEW and chaired the Creative Australia stream of Australia 2020 Summit.
Glyn Davis is professor of political science, vice chancellor and principal of the University of Melbourne.
Professor Marcia Langton AM holds the Chair of Australian Indigenous Studies at the University of Melbourne.
Dennis Altman is professor of politics and director of the Institute for Human Security at LaTrobe University in Melbourne.