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Telling Tales: History, Music and Storytelling

Glen Eira Library service

Event Date: 2 March 2024 07:30 PM to 2 March 2024 09:00 PM
Author / Presenters: Alicia Cerreto
Event Organiser: Glen Eira Library Service

Join us for an evening of storytelling and tunes with Jessie Lloyd, Alice Garner, and Luke Watt and Nigel Wearne of Above the Bit.

Jessie Lloyd is an Australian Aboriginal singer, social historian, and cultural practitioner of Indigenous song. Through her practice, Jessie takes audiences on a profoundly moving musical journey into the depth and diversity of Australia’s cultural identity.

Alice Garner is a teacher, historian, published writer, performer, and audio maker based in Naarm/Melbourne.

Nigel Wearne and Luke Watt are Above the Bit. Together they take a journey into Australian history through song, shining a light on true tales of mutiny and civil disobedience.

Hosted by historian, Alicia Cerreto. In partnership with the History Council of Victoria. Suitable for ages 16 and up.

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