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Blak & Bright First Nations Literary Festival: Education Day

Date
Event session: 
Thursday, 16 March 2023 - 10:00am2:15pm
Duration
4 hours and 15 minutes
Year level
9-10
11-12
Cost
Free

Explore the rich history of First Nations storytelling through this free education event at State Library Victoria.

Blak & Bright First Nations Literary Festival is partnering with the Library to deliver a special education day for secondary students in years 9-12.

Featuring award-winning authors Kirli Saunders (Bindi), Jared Thomas (Songs That Sound Like Blood), Jane Harrison (Rainbow’s End) and Lisa Fuller (Ghost Bird). Students will participate in panel discussions, author workshops and a special performance of excerpts of plays written and performed by First Nations artists. 

This event will take place onsite at the Library with a limit of 50 places per school. Still, the introduction and panel discussion will be livestreamed from 10-11am, for schools who wish to participate remotely. Please register for an online ticket to receive a link to this livestream.