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Professor Brett Sutton will share his knowledge on COVID-19 and what 2021 and beyond may look like for Rural and Regional Victoria, as well as lessons that can be learned from Europe and the America following the disastrous second wave of the pandemic occurring in their autumn and winter months.
Professor Brett Sutton, Victorian Chief Health Officer provides expert clinical and scientific advice and leadership on issues impacting public health. He has been instrumental in putting Victoria back on track from the recent second wave and therefore we are now the envy of many countries worldwide.
There will be the opportunity for Q & A at the end of the presentation.
This Public Webinar is a partnership with the University of Melbourne, Department of Rural Health and the Rotary Club of Ballarat South.
The 19th Symposium on Indigenous Music and Dance will be held in association with the 43rd MSA National Conference and the 4th annual Symposium on Indigenous Arts in the Academy at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music and Victorian College of the Arts on Boonwurrung country at the University of Melbourne.
Convened by Sally Treloyn and Tiriki Onus from the University of Melbourne’s Research Unit for Indigenous Arts and Cultures and Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development, this Symposium invites proposals for presentations that explore Australian and/or international perspectives on the following topics:
- Creation, resurgence, revitalisation, and/or reclamations of Indigenous music and dance
- De-settling historical and contemporary discourses and narratives about Indigenous music and dance in settler-state contexts
- Digital environments of Indigenous music and dance in archives, in communities and on country
- Any other topic of relevance to Indigenous music and dance
The 19th Symposium on Indigenous Music and Dance is a themed program of online keynotes, presentations, panels, round table discussions and performance/demonstrations.
As this Symposium is online, your image and voice may be recorded and publicly shown in online platforms. Your online participation in the Symposium implies consent to this recording and publication.
19th Symposium on Indigenous Music and Dance and 4th Symposium on Indigenous Arts in the Academy in association with the 43rd Musicological Society of Australia’s Annual Conference: Australasian Music at Home and Abroad and in conjunction with the 1st Symposium of the ICTM Study-Group-in-the-Making for Music and Dance in Indigenous and Postcolonial Contexts.
Streaming online from the Research Unit for Indigenous Arts and Cultures at the Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development at the Victorian College of the Arts, The University of Melbourne, Australia (Southbank campus, Boonwurrung)
The event is also held in conjunction with the 1st Symposium of the International Council for Traditional Music Study-Group-in-the-Making for Music and Dance in Indigenous and Postcolonial Contexts at National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan.