From an episode of BreakfastersPresented by Geraldine Hickey, Jeff Sparrow and Sarah Smith

Interview

Breakfasters: Why Former Finance Minister Lindsay Tanner Became a Crime Novelist

You may be familiar with the name Lindsay Tanner from his former position as Melbourne MP and Finance Minister, but he’s now an established author of crime fiction. He joins the Breakfasters to discuss his new book, Comeback, which is about a grumpy Brunswick dwelling man whose hapless worldview is tinged with political meaning. Plus, he gives his opinion on the links between tertiary education, voting habits and the new elite in Melbourne.

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Listen to Breakfasters: Why Former Finance Minister Lindsay Tanner Became a Crime Novelist14:4027 February 2019