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Past Publications & Appearances


“I'll have what she's having: How Australia inspired the world on votes for women”, The Age/SMH, 24 October 2018

More than a century on, the battle fought by Australia’s suffragists is yet to be won, The Conversation, 26 October 2018

Best Books of 2018, The Age/SMH, 8 December 2018

2018 Public lectures & keynotes

Bright Visions gala fundraising event, State Library of Victoria, 31 May 2018

Dymphna Clark Lecture, Australian National University, 17 October 2018 (Broadcast on ABC Radio National Big Ideas, 6 November)

South Australian History Trust, Drill Hall, Adelaide, 29 October 2018

Eureka Democracy Awards, Amora Hotel, Melbourne, 23 November 2018

Copyright Agency Limited Annual Showcase, Primus Hotel, Sydney, 28 November 2018

Peter Tobin Oration, Eureka Centre, Ballarat, 3 December

2018 Literary Panels

In Conversation with Sally Warhaft, Readings, Melbourne, 1 October 2018

In Conversation with Caroline Overington, Gleebooks, Sydney, 16 October 2018

In Conversation with Michael Brissenden, Muse, Canberra, 7 November 2018

In Conversation with Natasha Cica, Nth Fitzroy Library, 11 November 2018

In Conversation with Robyn Annear, Ballarat Library, 12 November 2018

In Conversation with Bri Lee, Avid Reader, Brisbane, 13 November 2018

In Conversation with Gillian Triggs, Eltham Bookshop, Melbourne, 19 November 2018 (Chair)

In Conversation with Corrie Perkin, My Bookshop, Melbourne, 20 November 2018

2018 Interviews for radio

ABC Melbourne, 8 March (IWD)

ABC Ballarat, 14 August (Forgotten Rebels book to screen)

ABC Melbourne, The Conversation Hour, 4 July (co-host)

ABC Melbourne, Evenings, 22 October (suffrage)

RTRFM92.1, Perth, 26 October (suffrage)

ABC Radio National, Late Night Live, 2 October (suffrage)

ABC Radio National, Saturday Extra, 20 October (#metoo)

ABC Melbourne, The Conversation Hour, 1 October (co-host)

ABC Sydney, Drive with Richard Glover, 4 October (suffrage)

2018 Interviews for screen documentaries

Who Do You Think You Are? (US version), interview recorded 4 March 2018.

Governor of Victoria, the role of the Governor and Government House

2018 Other media (select)

Podcast interview, Glam City

Podcast interview, The Final Draft

SBS Radio interview (Eureka)

Five Minutes with…, HerCanberra, 6 November 2018