Jenny Hocking is Research Professor and ARC Discovery Outstanding Researcher Award (DORA) Fellow at the National Centre for Australian Studies. She is the author of the major political biographies Lionel Murphy- A Political Biography, shortlisted in the South Australian Festival Awards for Literature- National Non-Fiction Awards, and Frank Hardy- Politics, Literature, Life, shortlisted in the NSW Premier s History Awards. Jenny has also written extensively on counter-terrorism and democracy, most recently in Terror Laws- ASIO, Counter-terrorism and the Threat to Democracy. Gough Whitlam- A Moment in History was short-listed in several national literary awards including the Margarey Medal for Biography, The Age Book of the Year and the Prime Minister s Literary Awards. Gough Whitlam- His Time was short-listed in several national literary awards including the National Biography Award, the Queensland Literary Awards, and the Australian History Prize in the Prime Minister s Literary Awards.