22 November 2014
Join Professor Carole Ferrier for a tour of the current IMA exhibitions, Sarah Browne, Hand to Mouth, and Mierle Laderman Ukeles, Maintenance Art Works 1969–1980.
Professor Ferrier holds a BA Honours (London) and a PhD (Auckland) and teaches in the School of English, Media Studies, and Art History at the University of Queensland, where she has been since 1973. Her current research includes a book on Australasian women’s fiction in transnational frames; a collaborative book on NZ Women’s fiction; and two edited collections of the letters between Vance and Nettie Palmer, The Courtship Correspondence and The Palmers and Spain both in collaboration with Maryanne Dever and Deborah Jordan. Professor Ferrier’s teaching interests include literary theory, gender and feminist studies. Professor Ferrier is the editor of Hecate, an interdisciplinary journal of women’s liberation, now in its 40th year, editor of The Australian Women’s Book Review and responsible for the Australian Women’s Studies Resource Centre at the University of Queensland.
Coffee, tea and biscuits from Jocelyn’s Provisions will be served.