Fair Trade - poetry across the oceans
7-8pm, Wednesday 24 August 2022
Online via Zoom
Cost: $10 recommended donation
Lorna Munro will share their thoughts around what it means to collaborate poetically.
Join Wiradjuri and Gamilaroi poet and multidisciplinary artist Lorna Munro in a workshop exploring the whys and hows of collaborating with another creative poetically. Having experienced the process of shared-writing within the Fair Trade project this year, Lorna will share insight into establishing trust and communication for collaboration, and discuss the power of poetry as a tool for Indigenous self-determination and creative sovereignty.
All First Nations peoples are strongly encouraged to participate in this workshop.
Lorna Munro, or ‘Yilinhi’, is a Wiradjuri and Gamilaroi woman, multidisciplinary artist and regular radio and podcast host at Sydney’s Radio Skid Row. A long-time active member of her Redfern/Waterloo community, her work is informed by her passion and well-studied insight in areas such as culture, history, politics and popular culture. Lorna has travelled the world showcasing her skills and distinctive style of poetry and political commentary.