Sydney Ideas - Susan Faludi

25 May 2017


Susan Faludi in conversation

A 2017 Sydney Writers’ Festival event co-presented with the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Susan Faludi is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and the author of the bestselling Backlash: The Undeclared War Against American Women, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction, Stiffed: The Betrayal of the American Man, and The Terror Dream: Myth and Misogyny in an Insecure America, a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award for Criticism.

Her most recent book, In the Darkroom, won the 2016 Kirkus Prize for Non-Fiction and was named one of the top ten best books of the year by The New York Times. Faludi's work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Harper’s, and many other publications.

For this special Sydney Ideas event, Susan Faludi will be in conversation with the University of Sydney student Anna Hash.

Anna Hush is an Honours student in Philosophy. She has been a vocal advocate for institutional change for student safety and has campaigned against sexual assault and harassment with the Sydney University Women's Collective. Anna is the co-founder and co-director of fEMPOWER, a program of workshops on feminism for high school students. She is also an ambassador for End Rape on Campus Australia, and currently sits on the board of Rape and Domestic Violence Services Australia.

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is a major partner of the 2017 Sydney Writers' Festival. More information about our lecturers and alumni in the program

Event details

Sydney Ideas - Susan Faludi

Where Abercrombie Business School LT 10130
Cnr Codrington St and Abercrombie St
The University of Sydney
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25 May 2017

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