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First Nations Curators

Ambitiously Un-Australian

Sat 10 Sep, 10.30am

From being booed off a football field to be being booed out of the country, people of colour who take a stand against racism draw swift and severe censure in our public debate. Hear from a panel of speakers brought together by First Nations Curator Chelsea Watego as they explore the works of First Nations creatives who have ambitiously critiqued the construction of so-called Australia and the costs of doing so in the settler-colonial state. Brinja Yuin Koori police scientist and prison abolitionist Amanda Porter and prize-winning Koori and Lebanese writer Mykaela Saunders (This All Come Back Now), appear in discussion with Watego.

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