Survival and resilience


In a media-saturated world, it can feel as if the rate and scale of disasters is straight out of a doomsday movie. Yet behind the headlines there are complex stories of renewal and new thinking on how to rebuild our lives and communities.

Join contributors to Griffith REVIEW 35: Surviving, including author and journalist Matthew Condon, Green Cross CEO Mara Bun, and disaster management expert Professor Sidney Dekker for a discussion on Brisbane’s floods, sustainable recovery and the inspiration of the stories, myths and beliefs that sustain hope in the wake of crisis, moderated by Dr Kate Evans.

Presented by State Library of Queensland and Griffith REVIEW.

Where: slq Auditorium 1
When: 28 March 2012
Duration: 1 hr approx

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