Author/Editor: Betty McLellan

Betty McLellan
A feminist ethicist and psychotherapist with over 20 years experience, Betty McLellan is the author of Help! I'm Living with a Man Boy, which has been translated into 16 languages. She is also the author of Overcoming Anxiety (1992), Beyond Psychoppression (1995), and Unspeakable: A feminist ethic of speech (2010). With a focus on both the personal and political, Betty successfully combines her work as a psychotherapist with a broader emphasis on feminist ethical analysis and activism. She lives in Townsville, North Queensland.


30 Jun 2010 Blog: Betty McLellan discusses the fairness of free speech

Feminist, author and psychotherapist Betty McLellan discovers that free speech is not always fair in her new book Unspeakable. Read her blog here.

22 May 2010 Unspeakable: A Feminist Ethic of Speech

Betty McClellan discusses her new book, Unspeakable: A Feminist Ethic of Speech with Spinifex director, Susan Hawthorne at Readings Carlton on Mon 24 May, 6... more

02 Mar 2010 Betty McLellan book launch

Spinifex author Betty McLellan celebrated the launch of her book Unspeakable with Chantal Oxenham and Coralie McLean of Otherwise Publications at Mary Who bookshop on Townsville on 25 March 2010.

Books published by, or available from, Spinifex
Beyond Psychoppression
HELP! I'm Living with a Man Boy

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Prostitution Narratives

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

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The great climate robbery


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

Adoption Deception

Adoption Deception

Penny Mackieson

What is it like to be adopted, have your identity changed and never feel quite at home in your new family, despite...

Locust Girl

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Merlinda Bobis

Most everything has dried up: water, the womb, even the love among lovers. Hunger is rife, except across the border....

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