Narrative

Buzzwords Narrative = A story or account of events and experiences Also see: narrator = person who delivers a commentary accompanying a movie, piece of music, film and other media Also see: counter narrative, counter narrative, non-narrated, narrator Pet peeves: unreliable narrator, false narratives Essay Seeking the reliable narrator. The audience – readers, viewers – …

Story

Buzzwords Storytelling = Conveying of events in words, and images, often by improvisation Storytelling is the intersection of where locals and visitors meet, so there’s always more than a single story. This presentation explores the slow transition as we learn how to collaborate – what kind of world do we want for everyone? Our stories are …

Lessons from #COP22

As the 22nd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 22) comes an end, it’s a good time to ask if there are ways to improve the UN’s Climate Change Conferences. Saleemul Huq, director of the International Centre for Climate Change and Development at the Independent University of Bangladesh, proposes a radical re-think of the purpose …

Songlines: The living narrative of Australia

Poster NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. 2016 dates: July 3-10. Theme: Songlines –The living narrative of our nation Hashtags: #NAIDOC2016,  #NAIDOCWeek NAIDOC Week is an opportunity for all Australians to come together to celebrate the history, culture …