Natasha Stott Despoja: On Violence
Cinema Nova, 380 Lygon Street, Carlton
Every two minutes, police are called to a family violence matter. Every week, a woman is killed by a current or former partner.
Natasha Stott Despoja AM is Australia’s former Ambassador for Women and Girls, is the founding Chair of anti-family violence organisation Our Watch, and was named one of the top 100 Global Influencers on Gender policy in 2018.
Join us for a discussion of her essay, On Violence, in which she talks to Karen Pickering about why violence against women is endemic, and how we can stop it?
Celebrating 50 years of Readings
Readings is celebrating our 50 year history in 2019. To honour the stories that have emerged from the books on our shelves, we are hosting 50 special events that illustrate passion, artistry and Australian literature. We hope you will join us.
This is our 17th event of the series.