Conference program at-a-glance

12 SEPTEMBER

9:00 Welcome / Acknowledgement of Country and Introduction

9:30-10:30 Keynote: Professor Joanna Bourke - Sadism: A history of sexual cruelty in twentieth century Australia

10:30-11:00 Morning tea

11:00-1:00 Panel 1 - Cultures

1:00-2:00 Lunch

2:00-3:15 Reflections on the marriage equality debate - The Hon. Michael Kirby AM CMG

3:15-3:30 Afternoon tea

3:30-5:00 Panel 2 - Medicine, psychiatry and society

13 SEPTEMBER

9:00-10:00 Keynote: Ms Michelle Lacey - Local Histories: Advocating for marraige equality in the Hunter and beyond

10:00-11:00 Morning tea

11:00-1:00 Panel 3 - Marriage equality and law

1:00-1:45 Lunch

1:45-3:15 Panel 4 - The Queer Collective: Queer experience at UON

3:15-3:30 Afternoon tea

3:30-5:00 Panel 5 - Activism

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