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National Library of Australia Theatre, Canberra

The Walter Burley Griffin Society Inc invites you to the second annual Marion Mahony Griffin Lecture – a talk by Emeritus Professor Jill Roe who will focus on the association of Marion Mahony Griffin and Miles Franklin in Chicago and Australia, with particular reference to Progressivism, Anthroposophy and a glimpse of the Limestone Plains.

Jill Roe, AO, is Emeritus Professor of History at Macquarie University, Sydney. She is the author of the recent award-winning biography of Miles Franklin.

The Marion Mahony Griffin Lecture is an initiative of the Walter Burley Griffin Society Inc and organised by the Society’s Canberra Chapter with the support of the ACT Government. The lecture is part of the Canberra and Region Heritage Festival 2010 and is sponsored by the Canberra100 Taskforce.

FREE entry
MMG Lecture 2010_transcription.pdf

Marion Mahony Griffin Lecture - Marion, Miles and The Magic of America - Wednesday 21 April 2010 at 6.00pm |  1

Marion Mahony (1871–1961), photograph courtesy Art Institute of Chicago