Advance members are invited to join Dr Anita Heiss in launching her fabulous new book 'Manhattan Dreaming' at the Australian Bar and Restaurant on Thursday 1 July 2010.
"Lauren is a curator at the NAG - the National Aboriginal Gallery in Canberra. She's good at her job, passionate about the Arts, and focused on her work - that is, when she's not focusing on Adam, half-back for the Canberra Cockatoos.
But Adam is a player, on and off the field. Lauren knows he's the one, but he doesn't seem to feel the same way about her. If she just waits long enough, though, surely he'll realise how much he needs her?
Then her boss offers her the chance of a lifetime - a fellowship at the Smithsonian in New York. Lauren has to make some big decisions: The Man or Manhattan?" [More...]
Manhattan Dreaming - Book Launch
Thursday 1 July
The Australian Bar and Restaurant
20 West 38th Street (btwn 5th & 6th Aves)
Dr Anita Heiss is the best-selling author of 'Not Meeting Mr Right' and 'Avoiding Mr Right'. She has published non-fiction, historical fiction, chicklit, poetry, social commentary and travel articles. She is a regular guest at writers' festivals and travels internationally performing her work and lecturing on Indigenous Studies. [More...]