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2017 Rona Bailey lecture: Therese O’Connell – Stories and Songs

The Labour History Project regularly organises the Rona Bailey Memorial Lecture, a biennial public lecture looking at labour history in New Zealand, often through a creative lens.

Background is a distorted purple image of Therese O'Connell singing.  Text reads: The Labour History Project presents the 2017 Rona Bailey Memorial Lecture Therese Frances O'Connell: Stories and Songs

20 November 5.30pm Te Whaea:  National Dance & Drama Centre 11 Hutchinson Road, Newtown, Wellington 60111 Refreshments provided

In 2017 the lecture was given by Therese Frances O’Connell, entitled ‘Stories and Songs’.

Therese is a full-time feminist who has been a unionist and social justice activist in Wellington since the early 1970s. She spoke and sung (with friends) about what still rarks her up!