TEDxBrisbane 2011 - Eva Cox
Exa Cox is an influential Australian feminist. She was born Eva Hauser in Vienna in 1938, and was soon declared stateless by Hitler so grew up as a refugee in England, till 1946, Italy and then Australia from age 10. She was the ABC Boyer Lecturer in 1995 on making societies more civil. She has been an academic, political adviser, public servant, and runs a small research and policy consultancy. Eva has been recognised in various ways: Australian Humanist of the Year, a Distinguished Alumnus at UNSW and an Edna Grand Stirrer award.