< Anne Summers
Tuesday, 6pm, Avid Reader, West End, $7.50, bookings essential avidreader.com.au Best-selling author, journalist and leading thinker Anne Summers will discuss the updated edition of her classic,
Damned Whores and God’s Police, addressing the question: Are Australian women still damned whores or God’s police? In the updated release, Summers argues that these stereotypes persist 40 years after her fight for gender equality first hit the presses. The new book contains prefaces from each printing over four decades, and an updated timeline of milestones and achievements by and for women from 1788 to 2015.