Melbourne Writers Festival

The Road to the Ballot Box

May 27, 2020

Australia’s lauded reputation with regards to women’s voting rights belies the disenfranchisement many have faced on the basis of class and race. Activist Tarneen Onus Williams, former Greens MP Lidia Thorpe and historian Clare Wright discuss the bumpy road to the ballot box. With Amy Gray.

Recorded live at the 2019 Melbourne Writers Festival.