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Sophie McNeill – We Can't Say We Didn't Know

Thursday October 1, 2020
18:00 - 19:00
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Join PEN Perth and the State Library of Western Australia for a lecture and discussion with acclaimed journalist Sophie McNeill.

Sophie will speak about the barriers to political justice despite the fact that we have more information than ever. She will look at examples from across the world to think about how ordinary people can change power relations and support human rights. The audience will have a chance to ask questions and think through our role as citizens today.

Lecture from 6pm-7pm, with book signing afterwards.

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Sophie McNeill

Sophie McNeill has been reporting on major world events since 2001 when she covered East Timor's health crisis. She is interested in conflict, discrimination and ceasefires, and won a Walkley Award in 2010. Sophie has reported for ABC, Four Corners, and also completed independent film projects. She grew up in Perth.

This event is located at the State Library Theatre at the State Library of Western Australia.

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