Andrew Holden: The power of words

The Australian Intercultural Society organised a luncheon for about 60 guests including students from Sirius College on 18 November 2015; featuring Editor- in-chief of The Age. Andrew Holden who gave a brilliant address on ‘The power; and confusion; of language: How a professional wordsmith adapts and appreciates the real power words have in our community’

Welcoming remarks and introduction were given by facilitator Jennifer Martin; lecturer at University of Melbourne’s Centre for Advancing Journalism and Editorial Assistant at The Citizen

The event concluded with a Q&A session with members of the audience and the presentation of gifts of thanks.

AIS would like to thank the event sponsor; Aus tours and minibus services; for their generous support.

 

2015.11.18 Luncheon The Age EiC - Andrew Holden