Yarning and poetry with Aunty Theresa Creed
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Yarning and poetry with Aunty Theresa Creed

Date & time
Sat 13 Jul 2019
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Add to Calendar 2019-07-13 14:00 2019-07-13 15:00 Australia/Brisbane Yarning and poetry with Aunty Theresa Creed Born on Woorabinda Aboriginal Mission and&nbsp; an elder of the Pitta Pitta and Kalkadoon nations of North West Queensland, Theresa is a performance poet and draws on her long history as a dancer, actor and singer and her ancient culture of ceremony. Theresa’s poetry tells her story and the history of her family, from the undisturbed times to war and invasion, the Aboriginal mission and reserve system, the land rights movement and life today. This event is part of <a href="https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/community-and-safety/community-support/aboriginal-and-torres-strait-islander-programs/black-history-month" target="_blank">Black History Month</a>. See the full <a href="https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on-and-events/search?parent=1936" target="_blank">schedule of events</a>. Fairfield Library, Fairfield Gardens Shopping Centre, 180 Fairfield Road, Fairfield
Age

Young adults, Adults, Seniors

Cost

Free

Born on Woorabinda Aboriginal Mission and  an elder of the Pitta Pitta and Kalkadoon nations of North West Queensland, Theresa is a performance poet and draws on her long history as a dancer, actor and singer and her ancient culture of ceremony. Theresa’s poetry tells her story and the history of her family, from the undisturbed times to war and invasion, the Aboriginal mission and reserve system, the land rights movement and life today.

This event is part of Black History Month. See the full schedule of events.

Bookings

Bookings required. Phone Fairfield Library on 07 3403 8615 to reserve your place.

Venue

Fairfield Library, Fairfield Gardens Shopping Centre, 180 Fairfield Road, Fairfield

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