Honouring diverse heritage and narratives in dance
For the past three years, I have worked to explore and celebrate diverse identities and experiences is dance, through interdisciplinary art project 'Jiyan be te nina/ there is no life without you' and personal research.
Read more about 'Jiyan be te nina' here:
Here are some links to dance performances I have facilitated for diverse femme dancers in Naarm/Melbourne for Jiyan performance collective:
Readings on honouring and celebrating ancestry, narratives and land in dance praxis:
Ella Havelka, 'Aware of the journey: Ella Havelka leaps from The Australian Ballet to Bangarra Dance Theatre and back again', Dance Informa
Juliet Burnett, Dancing in a turning world: Heritage