Christine Milne and Fiona Stanley discuss An Activist Life

When:
Tuesday,
20 February 2018
Time:
6-7pm
Where:
Weatherburn Lecture Theatre, Maths Building UWA
Cost:
Free
Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni

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Christine Milne and Fiona Stanley discuss An Activist Life

Join Christine Milne and Professor Fiona Stanley as they share the motivations, challenges and achievements of their life in activism.

Christine Milne was the leader of the Australian Greens from 2013 to 2015. She is now the Global Greens Ambassador and is the author of An Activist Life.

Professor Fiona Stanley AC, FAA, FASSA is the Founding Director and Patron of the Telethon Kids Institute, Director, ANDI (Australian National Development Index) at the University of Melbourne and a spokesperson for the Climate Council, Doctors for the Environment Australia and 350.org, on the health effects of climate change.

The conversation will be facilitated by environmental historian, Associate Professor Andrea Gaynor, who recently co-edited Never Again: reflections on environmental responsibility after Roe 8 (with Peter Newman and Philip Jennings, UWAP). 

Following the conversation, there will be an opportunity to purchase Christine Milne's book and ask her to sign your copy.

This event is presented by the Institute of Advanced Studies, Boffins Bookshop and the Greens WA.