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Griffith Review Lecture – Rebel, Public Nuisance and Dreamer: Julian Assange Standing Alone


The celebrated quarterly literary journal returns, with the proud launch of Griffith REVIEW 32: Wicked Problems, Exquisite Solutions. UK journalist Barbara Gunnell outlines the arguments from her lead essay, exploring ‘Whistleblowers, Wikileaks and Journalism’.

Barbara will be in conversation with Margaret Simons.


Barbara Gunnell

Barbara Gunnell is a writer and editor based in London. From 1992 to 97 Barbara was assistant editor of the Independent on Sunday, comment editor of the Observer from 2002 to 2006 and associate editor of the New Statesman from 2006 until 2009. She is a past-president of the National Union of Journal... Read more

Margaret Simons

Margaret Simons is Associate Professor in the School of Media, Film and Journalism, Monash University. In 2015, she won the Walkley Award for Social Equity Journalism. Her recent books include Six Square Metres, Self-Made Man: The Kerry Stokes Story, What’s Next in Journalism?, Journalism at ... Read more


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