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Vale Jill Roe (1940 – 2017)

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Date: 18 January 2017
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The community of Australian historians is in mourning after the passing of Jill Roe on 12 January 2017.

Jillian Isobel Roe, best known for her biography of Miles Franklin published …

‘Stirrers With Style’: Telling Stories of Women Leaders Through an Online Exhibition

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Date: 5 October 2016
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Title: ‘Stirrers With Style’: Telling Stories of Women Leaders Through an Online Exhibition

Date: 19 October 2106, 1-2 pm.

Where: Leigh Scott Room, First Floor, Baillieu Library, University of Melbourne.

Come to a free, History …

A day in the working life of a (retired) historian: Patricia Grimshaw

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Date: 3 October 2016
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VIDA, a collaborative blog about the research and practice of feminist history, with a specific focus on gender and women’s history, is an initiative of the Australian Women’s History …

Congratulations, Chief Justice Catherine Holmes

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Date: 15 September 2015
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Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has appointed a new Chief Justice, Catherine Holmes. A founding member of the Queensland Women’s Legal Service, Holmes has enjoyed a prominent profile in Queensland …

Vale Joan Kirner (1938 – 2015): You leave a lasting legacy.

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Date: 3 June 2015
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Joan Kirner, Victoria’s first woman premier, passed away on Monday after succumbing to oesophageal cancer. She was only seventy-six.

Politicians from both sides of the political divide were …