Last year the leaders of both Germany and Britain declared their multicultural policies had been a failure. But in a world which is already multicultural, this forum looks at how we might be able to move beyond the problems raised by bigotry.
I attended this – a great day out! It’s on Radio National, presented by Phillip Adams: Has Multiculturalism Failed – Perth Writers Festival Forum.Alom Shaha – British born Bangladeshi author, atheist and science teacher, author of The Young Atheist’s Handbook.
Hanifa Deen – former deputy commissioner of Multicultural Affairs in Western Australia, and author, most recently, of Ali Abdul v the King.
Arnold Zable – Former lecturer in political science, Vice Chancellor’s Fellow at Melbourne University, an author and human rights advocate. Author, most recently, of Violin Lessons.
Michelle Nouri – Author of The Girl From Baghdad