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 email@example.com. 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:
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.
Welcome to Convict Women's Press Inc.
Publishers of fine books on the lives of convict women transported to colonial Australia
We are a not-for-profit publishing company dedicated to publishing history books about nineteenth century female convicts transported from Britain to colonial Australia.
Our award-winning authors and editors bring the experiences of convict women and their families to life through meticulous archival research. Many of our writers are members of the Female Convicts Research Centre Inc., a Tasmanian-based global research organisation made up of thousands of family historians and researchers.
Convict Women’s Press Inc.’s list of editors and authors includes award-winning historians and writers, professional and amateur historians, academics and history buffs. Our books are designed and published in Tasmania and some are available as e-books.
We ship our books around the world.