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A night by the fire: Jarjum Stories with Joshua Walker

Jarjum Stories is a celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children’s books and storytelling. Jarjum [pronounced jah-jum] means children.

This colourful showcase highlights the role of storytelling in sharing language, cultural knowledge and moral lessons across generations.

Join our celebration of Jarjum storytelling with a showcase tour at 5:30pm before gathering around the fire with special guest storyteller Joshua Walker from 6-7pm.

 

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Joshua Walker is grandchild of reknown Aboriginal , poet, activist artist and author, featuring in Jarjum Stories showcase, Oodgeroo Noonuccal. Following in his grandmothers’ footsteps, Joshua continues to practice and share his rich cultural knowledge.

 

kuril dhagun invites you to be immersed in stories of Joshua Walker as he shares his stories as the grandchild of Oodgeroo and his knowledge of  the rich culture of his people.

 

Date: Wednesday 6 May

Time: 5.30pm – 7pm

Where:  Talking Circle, kuril dhagun | Level 1, State Library of Queensland

 

If you are unable to attend this event please advise us via email kuril.dhagun@slq.qld.gov.au or phone 07 3840 7666 as soon as possible so we can offer your place to someone else.  SLQ films, records and photographs events for use in marketing and communications. If you do not wish to be filmed, recorded or photographed please advise SLQ staff upon your arrival.

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