On ABC Classic FM Midday, Margaret Throsby interviews special guests who give extraordinary insights into their life and work, thoughts and feelings. Margaret's guest list reads like a who's who of Australia and the world, but also includes less well-known people with their own remarkable stories. It is Margaret's warmth and her deep engagement with people that make these ABC Classic FM Midday interviews a 'must subscribe' podcast.
August 20th, 2015
Episode 136 of 243 episodes
Heather Rossiter is a scientist, writer and traveller. Her latest book is "Sweet Boy - Dear Wife: Jane Dieulafoy in Persia 1881-1886" (Wakefield Press, 2015). While travelling in Iran she heard the story of Jane Dieulafoy. She's also written non fiction books on the man who were part of Mawson's fateful expedition and Herbert Dyce Murphy, a British adventurer and spy.