David Leser

David Leser is a Walkley-award winning journalist who has worked in Australia and internationally for the past 40 years. He is the author of seven books, including To Begin to Know: Walking in the Shadows of My Father which was shortlisted for the 2015 National Biography Award. David’s latest book, Women, Men and the Whole Damn Thing (2019), is about patriarchy, misogyny and gender relations in the age of #MeToo.




#MeToo: Now and Later

Following the arrival of the #MeToo moment, where are we heading? Has real change occurred or are we stuck in an intractable morass? Join Miriam Sved, Ginger Gorman and David Leser as they courageously grapple with this historical turning point and explore subtleties of the new gendered landscape, for good and ill. Moderated by Angela…

May 3, 2020