Key Dates involving Germaine Greer
1939 Born
1956 Won a teaching scholarship and enrolled at Melbourne University
1958 Graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English and French language and literature
1958 Moved to Sydney
1963 Graduated with a Master of Arts from Sydney University with 1st class honours
1968 Received a PhD from Cambridge University
1968 Appointed as a lectureship in English at the University of Warwick in Coventry
1970 Guest edited the satirical magazine, Oz
1970 Posed naked for an underground magazine, Suck
1970 Published renowned book, The Female Eunuch
1972 Quit job and travelled world to promote book
1979 Published book, The Obstacle Race: The Fortunes of Women Painters and Their Work
1984 Published book, Sex and Destiny: The Politics of Human Fertility
1989 Appointed as a special lecturer and fellow at Newnham College
1991 Published book, The Change: Women, Ageing and the Menopause
1996 Resigned job after attracting negative attention over a transsexual colleague
1999 Published book, The Whole Woman
2002 Called upon Australian women to be aware of medical procedures and to protest against wars in Iraq
2003 Published book, The Beautiful Boy
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