Beyond ANU

Good Conversations - Forced marriage, slavery and family violence

Emeritus Professor Gillian Triggs, Jenny Stanger, National Manager The Salvation Army, Laura Vidal, Policy and Research Specialist, Good Shepherd Australia, Michal Morris, CEO of inTouch Multicultural Centre against Family Violence
7 June 2018 - 5:30pm

Join human rights champion Emeritus Professor Gillian Triggs and other leaders in policy and practice as we explore the link between forced marriage, slavery and family violence. The evening will begin with a keynote presentation by Gillian Triggs followed by a panel discussion chaired by Jenny Stanger

Deeds not words: Treasures talk

National Library of Australia
7 June 2018 - 3:30pm
Dr Béatrice Bijon explores the British suffragette movement through the lens of the papers of influential feminist Bessie Rischbieth.
The talk will be followed by an exhibition viewing. 

Sarah Ferguson in conversation with Virginia Haussegger

ANU/The Canberra Times Meet the Author series
5 June 2018 - 6:00pm

Sarah Ferguson will be in conversation with Virginia Haussegger on Sarah's new book On Mother, which reveals her relationship with her mother with poignant clarity and shows the individual who existed beyond motherhood.

Defining moments: Pride and prejudice panel

National Museum of Australia
1 June 2018 - 6:00pm

It has been a long struggle towards equality and inclusion but having achieved marriage equality, have we reached the end of the rainbow? Or is the fight for LGBTQIA+ rights just getting started?

RedTalk: A conversation about menstruation

The Distaffik Collective; The ANU Women's Department
30 May 2018 - 7:00pm

Ever wondered about reusable menstrual products, but didn’t quite feel comfortable to try them, know whether they’re right for you, or ask?

Activism over dinner

ActionAid Canberra
30 May 2018 - 6:30pm

ActionAid Canberra is hosting a dinner at Dosa Hut for anyone in Canberra interested in activism for women’s rights.

She leads in-conversation with Jax Jacki Brown and Yen Eriksen

YWCA Canberra
8 May 2018 - 6:15pm

Join us to hear from Jax Jacki Brown In-conversation with Yen Eriksen. The conversation will centre around activism, human rights, and equality.

Aboriginal women's business workshop

Tjanara Goreng Goreng
5 May 2018 - 9:30am

A workshop for ALL women, Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal to share, learn and experience Aboriginal Women's cultural business, law, history, dance, song, language, music and ceremony.

In conversation with Robyn Cadwallader

26 April 2018 - 6:00pm

Robyn Cadwallader will be in conversation with Catherine Milne on Robyn's second novel, "Book of Colours",, a profoundly beautiful story about creativity and connection. Do not miss this ANU/Canberra Times meet the Author event!

She Leads workshop: Building confidence in public speaking

YWCA Canberra
17 April 2018 - 5:30pm

This workshop will build your confidence by helping you to understand why speaking can make you anxious and how nerves can be counteracted. You will also learn the skills needed to structure, write, and deliver a speech.


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