GOMA TALKS CINDY SHERMAN
6.30 – 7.30pm, Thursday 21 & 28 July | GOMA | Free
The lively evening discussion program GOMA Talks returns during 'Cindy Sherman' for a discussion on contemporary feminism. Across two events, join special guest panellists and ABC Radio National hosts Paul Barclay (Big Ideas) and Sarah Kanowski (Books and Arts) as they examine contemporary feminism.
GOMA Talks sessions are free and no bookings are required to attend. Please arrive before 6.30pm to secure your seat.
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THE NEW FEMINIST FRONTIER
6.30pm Thursday 21 July 2016
Hosted by Paul Barclay, presenter of ABC Radio National’s Big Ideas
We were told that new technology would unshackle women from the domestic duties of the home, and yet in the 21st century women’s experience of online and social media is one of abuse, exclusion and exploitation. From trolling, to gaming and online culture, is technology feminism’s new frontier?
FEMINISM AFTER THE REVOLUTION
6.30pm Thursday 28 July 2016
Hosted by Sarah Kanowski, presenter of ABC Radio National's Books and Arts
It has been half a century since second-wave feminism revolutionised the roles and rights of women in the western world. What’s changed, and what battles are still left to fight? What is the way forward for 21st century feminism?