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Marriage Equality | A Conversation with Stephanie Coontz and Rodney Croome AM

Summary

Public Lecture presented by ISC and TASA

Start Date

28 Oct 2015 5:30 am

End Date

28 Oct 2015 7:30 am

Venue

Stanley Burbury Theatre, University Centre, Sandy Bay Campus


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Stephanie Coontz is regarded as a leading US scholar on marriage, family and society. Professor Coontz reaches history and family studies at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington, and is the Director of Research and Public Education for the Council on Contemporary Families. Coontz is the author of numerous books including Marriage, A History: How Love Conquered Marriage (Viking Press, 2005).

Rodney Croome AM is an Australian LGBT rights activist and academic. Croome was the founding president and long-term board member of the Tasmanian LGBT support organisation 'Working It Out'. He also led the successful campaign to decriminalise homosexuality in Tasmania. Croome is the National Director of Australian Marriage Equality. Earlier this year Croome released his latest book From This Day Forward: Marriage Equality in Australia (Walleah Press).

When | Wednesday 28 October, 6.00pm (refreshments from 5.30pm)
Where | Stanley Burbury Theatre, University Centre, Sandy Bay Campus
Register | www.events.utas.edu.au or 6226 2350

This event is proudly presented by the Institute for the Study of Social Change and The Australian Sociological Society.

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Contact

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