Professor Rosemary Auchmuty, University of Reading
14 November 2018 - 1:00pm
We live in an era when the meanings of the words ‘sex’, ‘gender’, and even ‘woman’ are increasingly contested. This presents problems not only for those trying to work with the categories of law but also for simple comprehension, let alone finding common ground.
Sanam Naraghi-Anderlini is the Co-Founder and Executive Director of the International Civil Society Action Network, spearheading the Women’s Alliance for Security Leadership with member organisations active in preventing violent extremism by promoting peace, rights and pluralism
Elizabeth Kleinhenz will be in conversation with Chris Wallace on Elizabeth's new book Germaine.The Life of Germaine Greer, arguably the most influential Australian woman of the late twentieth and early twenty-first century.
Sarah Burr, Department of Prime Minister & Cabinet; Linda Botterill FASSA, UC; Carolyn Hendriks, ANU; Deborah Lupton FASSA, UC
12 September 2018 - 12:30pm
Featuring an all-female social sciences star panel, The Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia in conjunction with the Australasian Council of Deans of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanitities warmly invite you to attend the 2018 Peter Karmel Forum, held as part of Social Sciences Week.
Professor Alison Booth, Research School of Economics, ANU
11 September 2018 - 5:30pm
In this talk, Professor Alison Booth will draw on her recent research with co-authors that utilises data obtained from laboratory experiments and the field exploring gender differences in willingness to compete and how these may vary across environments.
To mark the public launch of the 'Girls to Men' report the 50/50 by 2030 are hosting a panel discussion about the state of gender equality in Australia and the attitudes that impact social, political and corporate action.