OPENING NIGHT: SAND TALK

Picture of Dr Tyson Yunkaporta Image credit: James Henry
Picture of Corrina Eccles
Photo of Harriet Gaffney
15 Nov 2019
7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Wurdi Youang, Level 5, Geelong Library & Heritage Centre

OPENING NIGHT: SAND TALK

Join us for a very special opening night celebration that includes an opening address in Wadawarrung language by Corrina Eccles. Then Harriet Gaffney will sit down with author, artist and senior lecturer in Indigenous Knowledge at Deakin University, Tyson Yunkaporta, to discuss his book Sand Talk: How Indigenous Thinking Can Save the
World.

The evening also includes the announcement by Express Media of the 2019 Deakin University Non-Fiction Prize for talented young writers.

Presented in partnership with Deakin University’s School of Communication and Creative Arts.