Ask not what your country can do for you, ask what you can do for your country” are words speaking to public morality, while harnessing our highest aspirations
Conversation starter events by the Lowy Institute in partnership with the National Gallery of Victoria, will help create community connections and expand ideas
From its very beginnings in 1754 through to the current day, the RSA at London has remained relevant and at the forefront of social, economic, political and creative thinking. It has always been a catalyst for constructive, practical change, rather than change for change’s sake.
The early nineteenth century in England, Europe and America was an age of reform, revolution, scientific discovery, dazzling artistry, literary excellence, military milestones and both political and social scandal. From the dandyism of England’s Beau Brummell to the romantic exploits of Spain’s Don Juan, from the abolition of the slave…
Words well delivered can be loaded up with many meanings, both positive and negative. They can infiltrate and influence our thoughts, our ideas, and opinions because words are how the world works. The style of life words have produced is what we enjoy in Australia today. Many have died to protect those rights and our liberty under the law.