The Impolite Girl

Bendigo Writers Festival

Event Date: 
15 May 2022
Author / Presenters: 
Wendy McCarthy, host Sarah Mayor Cox

For more than 50 years Wendy McCarthy has been a fearless advocate for feminism and opportunity. As young women take up the baton, challenging accusations of impoliteness and refusing to be cowed, the legendary campaigner for women’s rights, champion of public health, education, conservation and the arts, delivers an inspiring memoir filled with cautionary tales and reminders about what it means to be female in Australia. She talks with Sarah Mayor Cox about her life, her achievements, and about how a generation of women changed this country.

Tickets $20 full / $16 concession or multi-buy.


Sunday, 15 May 2022, 3:45 pm–4:30 pm

Strategem Studio, 10 Gaol Rd, Bendigo VIC 3550