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She leads in-conversation with Nayuka Gorrie and Laura Burr

YWCA Canberra
13 February 2018 - 6:15pm

Nayuka Gorrie and Laura Burr will discuss the challenges faced by young women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women alike, in our communities, society, and workplaces.

She leads in-conversation with Virginia Haussegger and Jane Alver

Virginia Haussegger; Jane Alver
22 November 2017 - 6:00pm

Join us to hear from Virginia Haussegger AM In-Conversation with Jane Alver. The conversation will discuss gender equality and equity as it relates to women and girls in not only an Australian context, but also an international one.

Krissy Kneen - an uncertain grace

Krissy Kneen
19 November 2017 - 3:00pm

Sex, cyborgs and jellyfish – Krissy Kneen’s exhilarating novel, An Uncertain Grace, explores the outer limits of gender, desire and mortality. Join her at Muse Canberra in conversation with ANU PhD candidate, Gemma Killen.

Terri Butler in conversation with Andrew Leigh on labor of love

Terri Butler; Andrew Leigh
7 November 2017 - 6:30pm

Terri Butler and Andrew Leigh will be in conversation on Terri's new book Labor of Love in which she canvases why it is up to us, as much as to her as a federal member of Parliament, to play our part: "If people of good will decide that politics is distasteful, they are in danger of leaving politics to the passionate, extremist few."

Benjamin Law in conversation with Mary Lou Rasmussen

Benjamin Law; Mary Lou Rasmussen, ANU
19 September 2017 - 6:30pm

Benjamin Law and Mary Lou Rasmussen will be in conversation on Benjamin's new Quarterly Essay, Sexuality, Schools and the Media , which asks "Are Australian schools safe?" And if they're not, what happens when kids are caught in a bleak collision between ill-equipped school staff and a confected media scandal? Don't miss this ANU/Canberra Times meet the author event!

She leads in-conversation with Celeste Liddle

Celeste Liddle; Sarah Burr
16 August 2017 - 6:00pm

Join us to hear from Celeste Liddle In-Conversation with Sarah Burr. The conversation will centre around the challenges faced by women and Aboriginal women alike, in our communities, society, and workplaces

Live, lead, learn with Gail Kelly

Gail Kelly; Professor Helen Sullivan (ANU)
14 August 2017 - 6:30pm

Inspiring, practical, generous and optimistic, one of our finest communicators and most successful businesswomen shares what she’s learned about leadership, the culture of the workplace and the vital importance of living a whole life in her book Live, Lead, Learn. Don't miss this ANU/Canberra Times meet the author event!

Jamila Rizvi in conversation with Daryl Karp on Jamila's new book, Not Just Lucky

Jamila Rizvi; Daryl Karp
4 July 2017 - 6:00pm

Jamila Rizvi's new book, 'Not Just Lucky', explores the confidence deficit holding women back, the barriers to career success this can create, and how they might be overcome. Don't miss this ANU/Canberra Times meet the author event!

Eat, drink and be literary with Julia Baird & Alex Sloan

Julia Baird; Alex Sloan
27 June 2017 - 6:15pm

Julia Baird's acclaimed biography, 'Victoria The Queen: An Intimate Biography of the Woman Who Changed the World', examines what it was it like to reign over the world's greatest empire as queen, but in an age when women were supposed to be submissive, supportive and subservient. Don't miss this ANU/Canberra Times meet the author event!

Anna Krien in conversation with Will Steffen

Anna Krien; Will Steffen
21 June 2017 - 6:30pm

Anna Krien's new book, 'Quarterly Essay 66, The Long Goodbye: Coal, Coral and Australia's Climate Deadlock', explores the psychology and politics of a warming world. Don't miss this ANU/Canberra Times meet the author event!


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