Members and friends of the Muriel Matters Society Inc. in Adelaide may find the following event of interest. Run by the team at the Feminist Writers Festival. Clare Wright, Denise George, Manal Younus, Rosemary Wanganeen and others will discuss 125 years of female suffrage, democracy and feminism. It will take place in the Hetzel Room… Continue reading Feminism and Democracy – Then and Now
It has been a busy time for the Muriel Matters Society Inc. with a number of different events running in November all tied into the 125 celebrations for female suffrage in South Australia. For those who couldn’t make it here are some pictures and a recap to keep you up to date… 1. MMS 10th… Continue reading An Update on Recent MMS Happenings!
Muriel passed away in Hastings aged 92 on 17 November 1969 after a long and fulfilling life. The Muriel Matters Society Inc. will host an event at Muriel’s Mural in the Adelaide CBD to mark 50 years since her death. See below for all the details…
What a wonderful decade it has been for the Muriel Matters Society! Why not come and join us for an afternoon tea at the WCTU Tea Rooms to celebrate? An RSVP via phone or email is essential for catering purposes. See below for all the details – see you there!
A little while ago we posted some of the magic lantern slides in the Muriel Matters Society’s collection of old Adelaide. Today, we are doing the same but with our UK slides… We are on the hunt for as much information about them as we can… location, year, subject matter – anything you think might… Continue reading Can you help (Part 2)? Magic Lantern Slides – UK Images
Those who came to the Muriel Matters Society’s Magic Lantern Show recently at the St Peters Town Hall will be familiar with some of these images of old Adelaide. We are on the hunt for as much information about them as we can… location, year, subject matter – anything you think might be of interest.… Continue reading Can you help? Magic Lantern Slides of Old Adelaide – Comment Below!
Friend of the MMS, Elise Lamb, is bringing Muriel back to life in a short play as part of the Short + Sweet Theatre Festival at the Brisbane Powerhouse this June. Elise performed her play ‘Deeds, Not Words’ in London at the Pleasance Theatre and she is exited to step into her shoes once again!… Continue reading Elise Lamb to Play Muriel Matters at ‘Short + Sweet’ in Brisbane (Theatre)
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. The event will be held on Monday, 20… Continue reading Reminder: MMS SA History Festival Event – 20/5/19