Main Program | Tyson Yunkaporta: Sand Talk: How Indigenous Thinking Can Save the World

29 Oct 2020 15:00 - 16:00
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Tyson Yunkaporta looks at global systems from an Indigenous perspective. His new book Sand Talk provides a template for living. It’s about how lines, symbols, and shapes can help us make sense of the world. It’s about how we learn, and how we remember. Join him to learn about Indigenous thinking, and how it can save the world.

Tyson Yunkaporta melihat sistem global dari perspektif masyarakat adat. Buku terbarunya Sand Talk menawarkan sebuah pola hidup. Buku ini bercerita tentang bagaimana garis, simbol, dan bentuk dapat membantu kita memahami dunia. Buku ini juga bercerita tentang bagaimana kita belajar, dan bagaimana kita mengingat. Bergabunglah dengannya untuk mempelajari pemikiran masyarakat adat, dan bagaimana hal tersebut dapat menyelamatkan dunia.

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Award-winning journalist, Rosemarie Milsom, is the Founding Director of the Newcastle Writers Festival. She has worked as a senior feature writer at the Newcastle Herald, section editor at The Sun-Herald, …

Tyson Yunkaporta

Tyson Yunkaporta is an academic, arts critic, and a researcher who belongs to the Apalech Clan in North Queensland, Australia. He carves traditional tools and weapons and works as a …

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