The End of Protest

From the Women’s March to Occupy and Standing Rock, we have entered a new wave of activism – but is protest working? Celeste Liddle, Laurie Penny and Micah White discuss the need for innovation in activism to enact real political change.

Tickets go on sale at 9am Friday 21 July. This session is able to be booked on a Festival Pass.

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Celeste Liddle

Celeste Liddle is an Arrernte woman, opinion writer, trade unionist and public speaker. Currently serving as the national Aboriginal and Torres...

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Laurie Penny

Laurie Penny is an award-winning writer and journalist. She writes for The Guardian, The Baffler, Time,...

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Micah White

Micah White is the author of The End of Protest and the award-winning activist who co-founded Occupy Wall Street, a global social...

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Omar Musa

Omar Musa is a Malaysian–Australian rapper and poet from Queanbeyan. He is the former winner of the Australian Poetry Slam and the Indian...

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