Annual General Meeting of Convict Women's Press Inc - 3rd August 2020

The Annual General Meeting of the Convict Women's Press will be held online as a Zoom meeting on Monday 3 August 2020 at 5.15pm and is expected to last around 30-40 minutes. If you would like to attend, please register your interest with the Public Officer, Ros Escott, at info@convictwomenspress.com.au.  An agenda and the secure log-in details for the Zoom meeting will be sent to you 3 days before the meeting, on Friday 31 July.

The nature of the business of the AGM will be to receive reports and to elect the officers and committee for the coming year. There is no special business this year.

Nominations are called for the committee, which consists of:
President
Vice-president
Treasurer
Secretary
and up to 6 General Committee Members

Committee members are expected to be active in the association and to take on a responsibility or role. They should reasonably expect to be able to attend all meetings, which are held on the first Monday of each second month (except January), 5.30pm to 6.30pm, on Zoom or at a venue to be advised in the Hobart area.

A Committee Nomination Form is available for download here.

Thank you for your support and interest in the valuable resources and services we provide as a voluntary organisation.

Ros Escott
CWP Public Officer

info@convictwomenspress.com.au

 

Convict Lives at the Cascades Female Factory

 

The latest publication from Convict Women's Press Inc. was launched on April 22nd 2018 by Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner, AC, Governor of Tasmania at the Female Convicts Research Centre seminar, Town Hall, Hobart.

 

This will be the second volume to tell the dramatic stories of some of the female convicts who passed through Cascades Female Factory

 

Convict Lives at the Cascades Female Factory is written by Female Convicts Research Centre members and edited by Alison Alexander and Meredith Hodgson

 

 

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Her Excellency Professor the Honourable Kate Warner, AC, Governor of Tasmania and the authors at the launch of Convict Lives at the Cascades Female Factory (Volume 2) on 22nd April 2018.

 

 

Cascades vol 2 cover

 

 

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Cascades vol 2 cover

Convict Lives at the Cascades Female Factory (Volume 2)

The second volume to tell the dramatic stories of some of the female convicts who passed through the Cascades Female Factory

Launched 22nd April 2018.