Are We There Yet?

Bendigo Writers Festival

Event Date: 
10 August 2019
Author / Presenters: 
Jane Caro, Tishani Doshi, Jess Hill, Nicole Ferrie

What's the future for girls? In Tishani Doshi's words, they are "coming out of the woods", broken and bruised, but coming all the same. Jane Caro says it's crucil those girls have conversatons with older women - about looking after basic needs so you can get on with your interesting life. Jess HIll's writing looks at what hasn't changed, and what negative forces still controls women's bodies and lives. They talk to Nicole Ferrie about feminism 2019-style. Gains? Losses? Where to from here?