TOMORROW – ‘Consuming Passions: Why Muriel Matters’ (Event Reminder)

As part of South Australia’s History Festival there is an exciting FREE event to take place in St Peters… It promises to be a fascinating afternoon where Frances Bedford MP, Secretary of the Muriel Matters Society Inc., will talk not only about the significance of Muriel Matters but her own personal journey along the way.… Continue reading TOMORROW – ‘Consuming Passions: Why Muriel Matters’ (Event Reminder)

‘How Muriel Matters Became a Suffragist’ – SA History Festival Event

Is there a better way to be introduced to Muriel Matters than by listening to her story inside the walls of South Australian Parliament? At an event for the South Australian History Festival Secretary of the Muriel Matters Society Inc., Frances Bedford MP, is doing just that. There has already been one talk by Frances… Continue reading ‘How Muriel Matters Became a Suffragist’ – SA History Festival Event

SA History Festival Event – Consuming Passions: Why Muriel Matters

As part of South Australia’s History Festival there is an exciting FREE event that will interest MMS members… It promises to be a fascinating afternoon where Frances Bedford MP, Secretary of the Muriel Matters Society Inc., will talk not only about the significance of Muriel Matters but her own personal journey along the way. To… Continue reading SA History Festival Event – Consuming Passions: Why Muriel Matters

Fringe Time!! A Soapbox for Democracy Continues…

It’s Fringe time in Adelaide! Anyone out and about knows that there is a certain buzz in the city this time of year. Creating some of this excitment is ‘A Soapbox for Democracy’ on North Terrace (held outside of the Institute Building) where you can listen to the views of South Australia’s most famous female activists. Mary Lee,… Continue reading Fringe Time!! A Soapbox for Democracy Continues…

‘The Marvellous Miss Matters’ – Clare Wright on ABC Conversations (Listen)

The wonderful Clare Wright appeared recently on ABC Conversations with Hamish Macdonald to talk all things Muriel Matters and the suffrage movement more generally. Clare is known for re-inserting the role of women into Australia’s history, a project that has continued with the recent publication of You Daughters of Freedom through Text Publishing. The full… Continue reading ‘The Marvellous Miss Matters’ – Clare Wright on ABC Conversations (Listen)