Barry Cohen

Barry Cohen has observed Gough Whitlam closely for almost 30 years, for 21 of those years (1969-90) as a member of parliament, and for four as a Minister for the Arts, Heritage and the Environment (in the first and second Hawke Governments). He is the author/compiler of Life with Gough, Whitlam to Winston, The Yartz and most recently What About the Workers?. Barry has been a columnist for The Bulletin and The Australian, and has written for The Sydney Morning Herald, Melbourne Herald and Time....See more