Research Seminars

Research seminars, held twice yearly, are open to all members and to the general public.

 

Spring Seminar, 20th October 2019:  Bookings are now open.

Topic: "A more hopeless class of subjects?" Convict Women at the New Norfolk Asylum

Further information and bookings available here.


New Norfolk Asylum 1868

 

Save the dates:

 

20th October, 2019. Spring Seminar,   Topic: "A more hopeless class of subjects?" Convict Women at the New Norfolk Asylum. Venue: Hobart Town Hall

5th April, 2020.  Autumn Seminar,   Topic to be announced.  Venue: Hobart Town Hall

 

Past Seminar Programs: 

 

Spring 2010: Populating the Ross Female Factory

Autumn 2010: Female Factories: Who worked there and why?

 

Referencing suggestion for seminar papers:

[Author], '[Title of paper'], unpublished paper presented at  FCRC Seminar, [seminar date].

or if published:

[Author], ['Title of paper'],  paper presented at FCRC Seminar, [seminar date], http://femaleconvicts.org.au/index.php/fcrc-seminars/research-seminars.