Just a week until Anne Summers delivers the Fraser Lecture. Details below.
The Good Fight or the Wrong Fight: Directions for 21st Century Feminism
2012 Fraser Lecture
Venue: Fred Daly Room, Belconnen Labor Club
Time: 7.30pm, Wednesday 25 July
Entry by gold coin donation
The lecture is open to the Canberra community. Please RSVP to Andrew.Leigh.MP@aph.gov.au or 6247 4396.
About Anne Summers
Dr Anne Summers AO is a best-selling author, journalist and thought-leader with a long career in politics, the media, business and the non-government sector in Australia, Europe and the United States. She is author of several books, including the classic Damned Whores and God’s Police, first published in 1975, Ducks on the Pond, her autobiography in 1999, The End of Equality, (2003) On Luck (2008) and her most recent book The Lost Mother published in 2009 by Melbourne University Press.
About the Fraser Lecture
Originated by former member Bob McMullan, and now continued by Andrew Leigh MP, the Fraser Lecture is a chance to hear a high-profile Australian speak about his or her vision for Australia’s future. Past speakers have included Julia Gillard, Sharan Burrow, Kevin Rudd and Clare Martin. This is the 12th Fraser Lecture.