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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