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Research Seminars

 

Research seminars, held twice yearly, are open to all members and to the general public.

 

Next Seminar

Autumn 2017

Topic:  Convict Motherhood

 

Registrations are now open

 

Female Convicts Research Centre Autumn Seminar 2017

Hobart Town Hall on Sunday 7 May, 2017

 

How did convict women bringing children from Britain cope - with travelling, with nurturing, with keeping in touch with their children? What happened to them? 

Programme now available.

 

 
 

Past Seminar Programmes

 

Spring 2010: Populating the Ross Female Factory

Autumn 2010: Female Factories: Who worked there and why?

 

Referencing suggestion for seminar papers:

[Author], '[Title of paper'], unpublished paper presented at  FCRC Seminar, [seminar date].

or if published:

[Author], ['Title of paper'],  paper presented at FCRC Seminar, [seminar date], http://femaleconvicts.org.au/index.php/fcrc-seminars/research-seminars.