UWA Logo What's On at UWA
   UWA HomeProspective Students  | Current Students  | Staff  | Alumni  | Visitors  | About  |     Search UWA    for      

TALK: Friends of the UWA Library speaker

* Login to add events... *
Today's date is Thursday, February 25, 2021
Friends of the UWA Library speaker : Becoming a Historian Other events...
Suzanne Welborn will discuss her personal journey through seven decades of enormous cultural, sexual and economic changes in the lives of Australian women, as a journalist in Perth and London, a wife and mother and as a historian including the way puzzles of her childhood influenced her writing of history.

About the Speaker

Graduate 1958 BA UWA

Journalist West Australian 1960-62

Woman Writer for the Melbourne Herald Cable Service 1962-64, London

Graduate 1981 MA UWA

Books by Susan Welborn:

Lords of Death: a People, a Place, a Legend (1982), (winner WA non-fiction award) republished as Bush Heroes: a People, a Place, a Legend (2002)

Swan:the History of a Brewery (1987)

Sandgropers Solicitors & Silks (1998)

Freehills A History of Australia's First National Law Firm (2011) shortlisted for the Ashurst Business Literature Prize (2011) in Sydney

Members: free Non Members: $5 donation
Speaker(s) Suzanne Welborn
Location Reid Library, Ground Floor Meeting Room, UWA
Contact Susan O'Connor <[email protected]> : 6488 2354
Start Tue, 09 Jul 2013 19:00
End Tue, 09 Jul 2013 21:00
Submitted by Susan O'Connor <[email protected]>
Last Updated Wed, 03 Jul 2013 16:05
Included in the following Calendars:
Additional Information:
  • Locations of venues on the Crawley and Nedlands campuses are available via the Campus Maps website.
  • Download this event as: Text | iCalendar
  • Mail this event:

Top of Page
© 2001-2010  The University of Western Australia
Questions? Mail [email protected]