The Hong Kong International Literary Festival

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Germaine Greer

Germaine Greer And The Rainforest Years

9 April 2014

Thank you for making the lecture with Australian icon Germaine Greer such a success.

The Festival would like to take this opportunity to thank the University of Hong Kong and British Council for their sponsorship of this event. Germaine Greer is in Hong Kong under the auspices of the University’s Faculty of the Arts and its Second Century Lecture Series, and the Festival is grateful to the University for their support.

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About Germaine Greer:

Germaine Greer was born in Melbourne and educated in Australia and at Cambridge University. Her first book, The Female Eunuch (1969), took the world by storm and remains one of the most influential texts of the feminist movement. Germaine Greer has had a distinguished academic career in Britain and the USA. She makes regular appearances in print and other media as a broadcaster, journalist, columnist and reviewer. Since 1988 she has been Director (and financier) of Stump Cross Books, a publishing house specialising in lesser-known works by early women writers.

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