Workshop: What’s Your Story?Thu 30 Aug, 10am
How does our story – where we come from and where we live now – shape our identity? Join Abdi Aden to explore this exciting Immigration Museum exhibition, then respond to its themes and ideas in a writing workshop.
1 hour 30 minutes
Abdi Aden was unable to speak English when he arrived in Melbourne as a refugee. Aden’s memoir, Shining: The Story of a Lucky Man, shares how he fled and survived Somalia’s civil war, and was shortlisted for the NSW Premier’s Literary Award 2016.