Skip navigation
The Australian National University

In conversation

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.

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!

Chloe Shorten in conversation with Anna-Maria Arabia

Chloe Shorten; Anna-Maria Arabia, Chief Executive of the Australian Academy of Science
30 May 2017 - 6:30pm


Chloe Shorten will be in conversation with Anna-Maria Arabia on Chloe's new book, Take Heart: A Story for Modern Stepfamilies.

She leads in-conversation with Dr Anne Summers AO

Dr Anne Summers AO; Dr Skye Saunders, ANU
10 May 2017 - 6:00pm

In May, join YWCA Canberra for an evening with Dr Anne Summers AO, in conversation with Dr Skye Saunders.

Mia Freedman in conversation with Genevieve Jacobs on Mia's new book, Work Strife Balance

Mia Freedman, Mamamia; Genevieve Jacobs, ABC Radio
8 May 2017 - 6:30pm

In Mia Freedman's new book, Work Strife Balance, she shares her most mortifying slip-ups in life, love and work, and how they came to shape the person she is today. Don't miss this ANU/Canberra Times meet the author event!


Subscribe to In conversation

Updated:  7 November, 2012/Responsible Officer:  Convenor, Gender Institute/Page Contact:  Web manager, Gender Institute