Her Last Words: The Inspiring Life And Legacy Of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Amanda Tyler In Conversation With Fran Kelly

SATURDAY 13 AUGUST 2022
12.00 PM – 1.00 PM
Manning Clark Hall
Kambri Cultural Centre (ANU)

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s passing last year — just as her book, co-authored with her former law clerk Amanda Tyler — was heading into production, was met with a public outpouring of grief. Tyler shares RBG’s optimistic vision of a just society and a ‘more perfect union’.

Artist

AMANDA TYLER

Amanda Tyler is the Shannon Cecil Turner Professor of Law at the University of California, Berkeley School of Law. She is a former clerk to Ruth Bader Ginsburg. She is the author of Habeas Corpus in Wartime: From the Tower of London to Guantanamo Bay and Habeas Corpus: A Very Short Introduction, and co-author, with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, of Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue: A Life's Work Fighting for a More Perfect Union.

Moderator

FRAN KELLY

Fran Kelly is a radio presenter, current affairs journalist and political correspondent. She hosted ABC Radio National’s Breakfast for 16 years. Fran is a feature of the ABC’s coverage of local and world affairs on both radio and television. She worked in the heart of politics in various roles in the Canberra press gallery, as political editor for ABC’s 7.30 Report, and as the ABC’s Europe correspondent.