Aboriginal Philosophies and Healing

Blak and Bright

Event Date: 
7 September 2019
Author / Presenters: 
Victoria Grieve-Williams, Gregory Phillips, Uncle Jim Everett. Moderator Lauren Gower.

In a world dominated by Western philosophies hear three extraordinary Blak thinkers in conversation. Victoria Grieve-Williams will speak to the concept of Makarrata, a peacemaking process after a conflict, which begins with truth-telling. Dr Gregory Phillips established the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Healing Foundation and has a PhD in Psychology. Uncle Jim Everett, puralia meenamatta, has over 50 years of commitment to the Aboriginal struggle. He now mentors Aboriginal men, introducing them to traditional ceremonies.

With Victoria Grieve-Williams, Gregory Phillips, Uncle Jim Everett. Moderator Lauren Gower.

Supported by RMIT Indigenous Education and Engagement.