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Carolina Allen

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Carolina Allen migrated to Broome from the Philippines in the 1980s after marrying an Australia pearl diver. She was one of a handful of Asian people in Broome at the time, and the first Asian person to be employed by Charlie Carters supermarket. Carolina’s story speaks of the challenges of overcoming the isolation, discrimination and language barriers that many migrants face.

Nov
24
Poetry Workshop is a safe and dynamic space where you can craft your poetry and offer feedback to other poets. Hosted by Siobhan Hodge. Book Online
An illustration of books, cups of cofee, a clock, a candle, and a lamp floating in a light sage green background
Dec
1
Do you struggle to carve out distraction free writing time? Are you looking for a safe group environment to work on your writing? Would you like to meet other writers in your community? Then this group is for you! Book Online
An illustration of many different people from diverse backgrounds walking and running together on the same path.
Dec
5
A one-day sprawling adventure of literature and storytelling across Northbridge and Perth City. Book Online
Illustration of people running
Dec
5
A one-day sprawling adventure of literature and storytelling across Northbridge and Perth City. Book Online
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