Author/Editor: Jocelynne Scutt

Biography
Jocelynne Scutt

Jocelynne Scutt is a barrister and human rights lawyer, writer and filmmaker.

She practices mainly at the Victorian and Sydney Bar, and is admitted to practice in all Australian states and territories. She holds degrees and diplomas in law and arts from universities in Western Australia, Sydney, Michigan, Cambridge, New South Wales and Adelaide, gaining her doctorate in the science of jurisprudence from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor in 1979 and an honorary doctor of law degree from Macquarie University in 1994.

Her books include The Incredible Woman: Power and Sexual Politics, The Sexual Gerrymander: Women and the Economics of Power, Poor Nation of the Pacific: Australia's Future and the Artemis Women's Voices, Women's Lives (a series in which some 12 volumes have so far been published). Her films with Karen Buczynski include The Incredible Woman and A Greenshell Necklace.




Books published by, or available from, Spinifex
Sexual Gerrymander, The

Out Now
The Floating Garden

The Floating Garden


Emma Ashmere

Sydney, Milsons Point, 1926. Entire streets are being demolished for the building of the Harbour Bridge. Ellis Gilbey,...


The End of Patriarchy

The End of Patriarchy


Robert Jensen

The pathology of patriarchy, the idea that one group of people should control another—even own them, own even life...


Prostitution Narratives

Prostitution Narratives


Caroline Norma, Melinda Tankard Reist

For too long the global sex industry and its vested interests have dominated the prostitution debate repeating the same...

The Great Climate Robbery

The Great Climate Robbery


Grain

The great climate robbery provides valuable information about how the industrial food system causes climate change, how...

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