Research Seminars


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


Next Seminar

Spring 2017

Topic:  Tales of the Unexpected

We have a fascinating line-up of papers, with topics ranging from cross-dressers to runaways and body-snatchers.

Hobart Town Hall on Sunday 8th October 2017

Programme is now available

Registration is open



Seminar Autumn 2018

Date announcement:  Sunday 22nd April 2018

Hobart Town Hall


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[Author], '[Title of paper'], unpublished paper presented at  FCRC Seminar, [seminar date].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