A sordid trade war
On 28 January 1917 charismatic Bishop Daniel Mannix for the first time publicly criticised World War One as a “trade war”,
in an historic speech at St Ambrose Hall. Come to the centenary re-enactment of the speech, by noted actor Rod Quantock.
WHEN: Saturday January 2o17, 2pm-3.30pm
VENUE: St Ambrose Hall, 3 Dawson Street Brunswick
FREE: All welcome. QUERIES: firstname.lastname@example.org
ORGANISED BY: Brunswick-Coburg Anti-Conscription Commemoration Campaign. Historic discussion led by Dr Vol Noone. MC Frances Newell.
The afternoon begins with a performance of Stephen Taberner’s “Ghosts Don’t Lie”, presented by the Serenading Adela Choir, directed by Jeannie Marsh, featuring soloist Lisa-Marie Parker. This song was commissioned by BCACCC, thanks to a Moreland Council Community Grant.