Real Selves (SWF) [Sydney]
Real Selves (SWF) [Sydney]

Event Information


Saturday May 27, 2023
7:30 PM


Carriageworks Bay 17
245 Wilson Street
Eveleigh, NSW

Auslan Interpreter/s

Isabella Haigh & Nicole O'Neill

Language/ Cultural Consultant


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Women and girls have long been pressured to conform to written and unwritten rules about how to think, act, look and feel.?But a new generation of writers and activists are breaking down barriers to allow women and girls to show their real selves. ?Hear from Heartbreak High actress, advocate and Different, Not Less author Chloé Hayden, Wadjanbarra Yidinji, Jirrbal and African-American filmmaker and Gigorou author Sasha Kutabah Sarago, and activist for sexual assault survivors and The Ninth Life of a Diamond Miner author Grace Tame in conversation with disability and women’s rights advocate Hannah Diviney about their pathbreaking work.


Auslan Stage Left extends thanks to Sydney Writers’ Festival for ongoing support of Auslan access! Follow the festival here:




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