All Mixed Up

Jason Om In Conversation With Chris Flynn

SUNDAY 14 AUGUST 2022
2.00 PM – 3.00 PM
House of Representatives Chamber
Museum of Australian Democracy

Walkley-Award winning journalist Jason Om explains why some secrets should never be kept and unearths the obscured truths of his multiracial family.

Artist

JASON OM

Jason is a Walkley Award-winning reporter with the ABC’s 7.30 program. Previously, he’s been a presenter on the ABC News Channel and a reporter for ABC News Breakfast, ABC Life, Lateline and ABC Radio. In 2017, he won widespread praise for his personal story about his dad’s 16-year struggle to accept him as gay. The article and TV piece ran Australia-wide, attracting a million views. His memoir, All Mixed Up, is his first book.

Moderator

CHRIS FLYNN

Chris Flynn is the author of Mammoth, The Glass Kingdom and A Tiger in Eden. His fiction and non- fiction have been widely published, and he is a regular presenter at literary festivals across Australia. His latest book, Horridus: Journey of a Triceratops, chronicles the 67-million-year voyage across deep time of one of the most remarkable fossils ever discovered.