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

 

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Convict Lives at the Cascades Female Factory (Vol. 2)

Format: Paperback, (colour plates).

Edition: 1st Edition of Volume 2.

Published 2018.  Pages: 200.

ISBN: 978-0-9943859-1-8.

Convict Lives at the Cascades Female Factory (Volume 2) is the fifth book in the Convict Lives series, featuring the fascinating lives of 29 female
convicts who spent time in the Cascades Female Factory, between 1829 and 1855.  Edited by Alison Alexander and Alice Meredith Hodgson.

AUD$30.00

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Repression, Reform & Resilience: a history of the Cascades Female Factory

Format: paperback (colour plates).

Edition: 1st Edition Published: 2016

ISBN: 978-0-9953599-0-1,

Pages: 264.

AUD$35.00

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Convict Lives: Women at Cascades Female Factory

Out of print. Available in eBook only.

Format: Paperback.

Edition: 2nd. Published: 2012.

ISBN: 978098714432

Pages: 190.

Convict Lives: Women at Cascades Female Factory is the first book in the Convict Lives series written by members of the Female Convicts Research Group (Tasmania).

AUD$25.00

From the Edges of Empire: Convict Women from Beyond the British Isles

Format: paperback Edition: 1st Edition Published: 2015 ISBN: 978-0-9871443-8-6 279 Pages. From the Edges of Empire: Convict Women from Beyond the British Isles.

AUD$30.00

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Convict Lives at the Ross Female Factory

Format: Paperback

Edition: Published: 2011

ISBN: 9780987144300 Pages: 238.

Convict Lives at the Ross Female Factory is the second book in the Convict Lives series. It is the first book published by the Convict Women's Press. The book contains 29 stories from 21 contributors, all members of the Female Convicts Research Centre, and edited by Lucy Frost.

AUD$25.00

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Convict Lives at the Launceston Female Factory

Format: Paperback

Edition: Published: 2011

ISBN: 9780987144348.

Pages: 280.

Convict Lives at the Launceston Female Factory is the third book in the Convict Lives series to be published by the Convict Women's Press. The book contains 33 stories from 34 contributors, all members of the Female Convicts Research Centre, and edited by Lucy Frost and Alice Meredith Hodgson.

AUD$25.00

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Convict Lives at the George Town Female Factory

Format: Paperback

Edition: Published: 2014

ISBN: 9780987144362

Pages: 230.

Convict Lives at the George Town Female Factory is the fourth book in the Convict Lives series to be published by the Convict Women's Press and is edited by Alison Alexander. The book tells the stories of 31 convict women who spent time at the George Town Factory.

AUD$25.00

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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.

 
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