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‘Women Stepping Forth: Stories of Queensland Women’ – A Symposium
July 21 - July 21 | 9:30am - 3:00pm| $60
The Queensland Women’s Historical Association present their second Historical Symposium: Women Stepping Forth
The following speakers will explore stories of women who led by example in the fields of Arts, Education, Law, Medicine and the Environment:
Dianne Byrne The Unknown Lady Lamington
Ann-Maree David Queensland’s Pioneering Women Lawyers
Sue Davis Kathleen McArthur and Queensland’s Pioneering Wild-Flower Women
Michael Marendy From Thread to Theory: the Two Margarets and their contribution to Technical Education in Queensland
Robert McAllister The Slow Emergence of Female Medical Practitioners (not ‘Lady Doctors’) in Queensland
Tim Roberts The Mysterious Mary Jones: an early figure in Queensland’s Visual Arts