Festival Program

Free

Blak & Bright: Change the Date?: A Hypothetical

Thu 5 Sep, 6pm
The Wheeler Centre, Performance Space

Blaktivists vs Blakademics argue the toss: should Australia Day happen on 26 January – or not – and why? It’s a serious topic with a dolop of Blak humour. With Nayuka Gorrie, Yvette Holt, Liza-Mare Syron, Jason Tamiru and host Gregory Phillips.

 

An MWF community partnership supported by the Helen Macpherson Smith Trust

Duration

1 hour

Session code

5886

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