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Suai Media Space Forum – Melbourne Wed. March 23

March 21st, 2011 jen Posted in A Forum about Suai Media Space, News Comments Off on Suai Media Space Forum – Melbourne Wed. March 23

The Cultural Development Network and the City of Melbourne are presenting their first free public forum for 2011 ‘Home... Lands?’ on Wednesday 23 March, 2.00pm-5.00pm. Constructing home and identity with young people from refugee backgrounds through media and technology. This forum seeks to address issues arising from young people’s use of technology in construction of identity and home in a new country. Can re-settlement of young people from refugee backgrounds be more successful if identification and communication with home communities is maintained? How can technology assist with this? Speakers: Prof. Sandy Gifford & Dr. Raelene Wilding, La Trobe University Refugee Research Centre Dave Nguyen, Artist Jennifer Hughes, Digital Artist and Documentary Maker Shakthi Sivanathan, CuriousWorks, Sydney Wednesday 23 March, 2:00 – 5:00 pm Blue Room, Multicultural Arts Hub, 506 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne Registration: Admission is free, but for catering purposes, RSVP via www.trybooking.com/LDN
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