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OAS Lecture : SAWIYANO : Life in the East Sepik Province

July 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$15 - $25.00

Sawiyano : Life in the East Sepik Province

 OAS Lecture by Bethany (Betni) Kalk

Professor of Design, Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, USA

Wednesday 18 July 2018

To be held at

The Australian Museum, 1 William Street, Sydney

In the Hallstrom Theatre

6:00 pm Registration, 6:30 pm Lecture

As the daughter of missionaries, Betni grew up in Sawiyano.

She returned as a college student and later asked permission from the elders to film their own lives.

Betni will speak about her recent times (2012-1016) filming traditional methods of craft and food gathering with PNG nationals before traditional custom is lost to history. 

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Members 15$, non-members 25$.

Purchase tickets below

 

You are welcome to  join us for a post-lecture dinner, at own cost
Reggio Lounge Italian Restaurant (BYO, vegetarian)

85A Stanley Street
Darlinghurst NSW 2010

Bookings for the dinner by email

[email protected]

www.reggiolounge.com.au

Details

Date:
July 18
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$15 - $25.00
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://www.oceanicartsociety.org.au

Organiser

Oceanic Art Society
Email:
info@oceanicartsociety.org.au
Website:
www.oceanicartsociety.org.au

Venue

Australian Museum
1 William St
Sydney, NSW 2010 Australia
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Phone:
(02) 9320 6000
Website:
http://australianmuseum.net.au