Join ATODA for an evening with Antony Loewenstein, investigative journalist and author of Pills, Powder and Smoke: Inside the Bloody War on Drugs.
Loewenstein reports on the frontlines across the globe, from the streets of King’s Cross to the killing fields of Central America to major cocaine transit routes in West Africa. How has the war on drugs has become the most deadly war in modern times?
Loewenstein will read from his new book Pills, Powder and Smoke. Discussants will include ANU experts interviewed by Loewenstein in his Australian chapter Professor Des Manderson and Dr David Caldicott, with Dr Anna Olsen. There will also be an opportunity for questions and answers from the audience.
The Minister for Corrections and Justice Health, Mr Shane Rattenbury MLA will formally do the Canberra launch of the book, which will be followed by book signing.
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This special Canberra Drug Policy Series event is brought to you by ATODA, Uniting, the ANU School of Sociology and the ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods.