Book launch

Everyday Revolutions: Remaking Gender, Sexuality and Culture in 1970s Australia

Professor Rae Frances, Dean of the College of Arts Social Sciences
26 November 2019 - 5:15pm

Professor Rae Frances, Dean of the College of Arts and Social Scienes, will launch Everyday Revolutions: Remaking Gender, Sexuality and Culture in 1970s Australia edited by Michelle Arrow and Angela Woollacott.

Launch of ACTing Out: Canberra's Very Queer History

Lynne O'Brien, President of Canberra's SpringOUT Association; Graham Willett, author
14 November 2019 - 6:00pm

Join the School of hisotry in reflecting on the 50th anniversary of LGBTIQ+ activism and reform in Canberra at the launch of ACTing Out, a new book on Canberra’s queer history by Graham Willett.

Book launch: Research Handbook on Feminist Engagement with International Law

Professor Dianne Otto; Associate Professor Susan Harris Rimmer; Kate Ogg
4 July 2019 - 12:30pm

In the Research Handbook on Feminist Engagement with International Law, a network of scholars and practitioners from a diverse group of countries contemplate the future of feminist engagement with international law.

Feminism, Postfeminism and Legal Theory: Beyond the Gendered Subject?

Dr Dorota Gozdecka; Dr Anne Macduff; Professor Rosanne Kennedy; Professor Margaret Thornton
1 May 2019 - 4:00pm

The term ‘Postfeminism’ sparks controversy and disagreement amongst legal thinkers.

The Green Revolution Narratives of Politics, Technology and Gender by Patrick Kilby

Dr Patrick Kilby; Professor Margaret Jolly
3 April 2019 - 5:30pm

This book reviews what was known as the Green Revolution in agricultural research from the 1940s to the 1970s and the recurring theme of the forgotten women farmers in all of these processes and that these technical advances were, and still remain, gender blind.

In conversation with Michelle Arrow

Dr Michelle Arrow; Dr Frank Bongiorno
7 March 2019 - 6:00pm

Michelle Arrow will be in conversation with Frank Bongiorno on her new book, The Seventies: The personal, the political and the making of modern Australia.

In conversation with Jane Caro

Jane Caro; Alex Sloan
18 February 2019 - 6:00pm

Award-winning writer and journalist, Jane Caro will be in conversation with Alex Sloan about Jane's new book, Accidental Feminists, which explores how one generation became feminists by accident.

In conversation with Karen Viggers

Karen Viggers; Alex Sloan
14 February 2019 - 6:00pm

Karen Viggers will be in conversation with Alex Sloan about Karen's new novel, The Orchardist's Daughter, in which Karen returns to remote Tasmania, the setting of her most popular novel The Lightkeeper's Wife.

Women and work in premodern Europe: Experiences, relationships and cultural representation, c. 1100–1800

Merridee Bailey, Tania Colwell, Julie Hotchin
10 August 2018 - 4:00pm

Please join Merridee Bailey, Tania Colwell and Julie Hotchin for the launch of their book "Women and Work in Premodern Europe: Experiences, Relationships and Cultural Representation, c. 1100–1800 (Routledge, 2018)"

Involving men in ending violence against women: Book launch

Dr Joyce Wu, Crawford School of Public Policy ANU
7 May 2018 - 5:30pm

"Involving Men in Ending Violence against Women" provides a feminist analysis of men’s motivations for joining violence against women’s movements.

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