Reflections Guest – Don Watson
Reflections Guest – Don Watson

October 6th, 2019

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Don Watson was the speechwriter for Premier John Cain and Prime Minister Paul Keating. He is the award-winning author of Recollections of a Bleeding Heart: A Portrait of Paul Keating PM and many other books, including The Bush: Travels in the Heart of Australia and American Journeys. His scathing and witty criticisms of the state of Australia’s public language in Death Sentence and Weasel Words struck a chord with the reading public.  Don Watson spoke with Susan Porter about his life, career and love of music on Reflections and you can hear their conversation by clicking on the arrow below.  (This interview was first broadcast on 3MBS on 6 October 2019.)