Artist Talk: Maxine Beneba Clarke LIVE 18th June 12:00pm (AEST) Years 5-8

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Join Melbourne-based writer, artist and poet Maxine Beneba Clarke, whose award-winning books include Wide Big World, The Patchwork Bike and Fashionista – a celebration of self-expression. Maxine is an Australian writer of Afro-Caribbean heritage whose stories embrace individuality and celebrate differences and diversity by using the natural wonders of the world.

In this digital interactive discussion, Maxine will share her inspiration for becoming a storyteller, her experience growing up black in Australia and her passion for words, books and libraries.

 

Brought to you by:

Sydney Opera House

Excursion Details

Excursion Type Excursion Type Live Event
Provider Provider Sydney Opera House
Presenter Presenter Sydney Opera House
Contact Details Contact Details creativelearning@sydneyoperahouse.com 9250 7770
Date & Time Date & Time 18-Jun-2021 12:00
Duration Duration 45 Minutes
Bookings Close Bookings Close 19 June 2021
Availability Availability Everyone
KLAs KLAs
Primary,Secondary
Stage 3,Stage 4
Year 5,Year 6,Year 7,Year 8
Creative Arts,English,Personal Development/Health and Physical Education,Visual Arts
Creative Arts Life Skills,Personal Development Health and Physical Education Life Skills,Reading,Talking and Listening,Writing
Author, Australian author, Artist, Afro Carribbean, Wide Big Word, The Patchwork Bike, Fashionista, Books, Libraries, Reading, Writing

Instructions

Requirements for this excursion Requirements for this excursion

This excursion will be streamed via Youtube only.

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Name: SOH Creative Learning Team

Phone: 9250 7770

Email: creativelearning@sydneyoperahouse.com

This excursion will be streamed via Youtube only.

If your students have a question that they would like to ask, you will have the opportunity to record it and send it in for Maxine to answer on the day. Questions will need to be received by Sydney Opera House no later than Thursday 10th June. Further instructions on how to do this will be sent to you upon booking. 

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