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Queen Vic Newsletter – Issue #15

April 2017

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Reaching Critical Point: Dealing With Online Criticism

By Elizabeth Flux On a recent visit to my parents’ house I found myself looking through a bunch of my school reports from early childhood. I skipped past the praise for mastering simple arithmetic and spelling, noted my teacher’s acknowledgement … Continue reading

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The Other Mother of All Questions

By Amy Gray Advance reviews for Rebecca Solnit’s upcoming book ‘Mother of All Questions’ are appearing in the press and, as the writer responsible for the portmanteau ‘mansplain’, many are eager to discover how she feels about her choice to … Continue reading

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Queen Vic newsletter – Issue #14

February 2017

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Self-care is a radical act

            By Amy Gray 2016 was so tumultuous that we almost looked forward to 2017, despite it promising more of the same. 2017 certainly delivered on that promise, becoming a neck-snapping whiplash of woe, raising … Continue reading

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Is feminism truly intersectional?

        Amy Gray interviews Ruby Hamad Ruby Hamad is QVWC’s keynote speaker for International Women’s Day. A prolific writer for the Sydney Morning Herald and SBS, she often appears on the Drum to give nuance and intelligence … Continue reading

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Queen Vic newsletter – Issue #13

December 2016

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Female political power: a Western problem?

              By Karen Woulfe There’s been a lot of talk during the US Election about Americans potentially voting in their first female President Hillary Rodham Clinton (and avoiding certain apocalypse). Similar excitement was shown … Continue reading

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The unnatural power of stories

                      By Amy Gray Our digital age is one of instant connectivity – but it comes with some issues. One issue is time zones, which don’t exist online. This realisation … Continue reading

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Queen Vic newsletter – Issue #12

November 2016

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