On the 14 July 2018, PICA and Centre for Stories delivered a storytelling event in celebration of the NAIDOC Week 2018 theme: Because of Her, We Can! Facilitated by Cassie Lynch, a descendant of the Noongar people, with storytellers Shirley McPherson, Simone Detourbet, and Esther McDowell.
When Brad Ness and his team couldn’t train together anymore at the Western Australian Institute of Sport, they got creative. Brad brings us on the journey of how COVID-19 brought this team closer together.
Living in Port Hedland and working as a nurse, she fostered a young Aboriginal girl who temporarily entered into a grief-driven, coma-like state following the death of her father, where she was able to connect with Aboriginal spirits on what Joan describes as a “soul journey”.
Dancer Zee Zunnur moved to Perth with her partner during the pandemic. Zee shares her experience of quarantining in a new country and the impact COVID-19 had on her career, on making friends, and her artistic trajectory.