Book Reviews

Dinner with the Devil

  •  AFMW 

In 1896 women doctors struggled against prejudice to find employment in Melbourne hospitals.  

In an important and thoughtful new book – Dinner with the Devil – Helen Macrae uncovers the compelling and sometimes funny stories of the amazing women who founded the hospital and later staffed Queen Vic as surgeons, nurses, radiographers, volunteers etc.  

Dinner with the Devil will be available for purchase nationally in bookshops from October 1, 2015 – rrp $30 – or as an eBook.  For more information, or to pre-order, contact the author at helen.macrae@bigpond.com.