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Futures in gender and sexuality: Building capacity in difficult times

AARE Gender, Sexualities and Cultural Studies SIG
25 November 2017 - 10:00am

This event will focus on capacity building and support for professionals/academics, at various stages of their career trajectories, to engage in high quality research in the fields of gender, sexuality and cultural studies in education.

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.

LGBTI+ refugees talk and dinner

Rainbow Refugee Action Committee
20 November 2017 - 6:30pm

Professor Paula Gerber will share her insights into how the assessment of LGBTIQ asylum seekers favours gay men over lesbian and bi women. She will identify how the tools used to determine whether a person is being persecuted on the basis of their sexual orientation, make it difficult, if not impossible, for same-sex attracted women to be assessed as being genuine refugees.

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.

Canberra: local activist panel

ActionAid
13 November 2017 - 5:45pm

In the lead up to the 16 Days of Activism to End Violence Against Women campaign, our Canberra group is hosting a special panel discussion event that will bring together local Canberra activists from a range of fields to share their stories and experiences of activism

Feminartsy story-share : you've 'made it' - now what?

Feminartsy
7 November 2017 - 7:00pm
Join Feminartsy for their November Story-Share (and last event of the year!)
 

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."

Asia-Pacific women in leadership (APWiL)

The University of Sydney
1 November 2017 - 3:00pm

The University of Sydney is delighted to be hosting the 2017 Asia-Pacific Women in Leadership (APWiL) workshop from Wednesday 1 November to Friday 3 November 2017.

She Leads workshop – negotiation skills

YWCA Canberra
31 October 2017 - 5:30pm

The workshop not only covers the core skills required to successfully negotiate, but focuses on negotiating for pay rises and for flexible working arrangements - core negotiation areas for women.

Boys will be boys

The Street Theatre
28 October 2017 - 8:00pm

In Boys Will Be Boys Melissa Bubnic has written a no-holds-barred, biting satire on what it takes to get ahead in the world of finance. With an all-woman cast, in-your-face dialogue, filthy jokes and heartbreaking songs, Boys Will Be Boys is a merciless and unapologetic look at power.

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