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Women of a Certain Age

Sun 11 Sep, 12pm

When a woman’s value is in direct proportion with how youthful they appear, what dismal fate awaits the ageing woman? How do they navigate a world that no longer considers them useful and that renders their bodies invisible and their ambitions improbable? Feminist activist and commentator Jane Caro (The Mother), two-time Miles Franklin Award–winning novelist Michelle de Kretser (Scary Monsters) and broadcaster and author of A Question of Age Jacinta Parsons share their perspectives of ageing and womanhood, in conversation with broadcaster and author Sian Prior (Childless).


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