Wellspring: Enquiry & Exchange

Contacts

Leslie Barnes
Wellspring: Enquiry & Exchange

2024 Schedule

Bringing campus to the community, Wellspring is an exciting series of immersive events that explore new depths of cultural enquiry and exchange. A collaboration between The Street Theatre and the ANU School of Literature, Languages and Linguistics, Wellspring invites Canberra’s curious to experience the inexhaustible source of human creativity and communication.

From urban landscapes to rural communities, from South American political thrillers to the Italian Femminiello. Get ready for big bold ideas inviting curiosity and conversation.

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2024 WELLSPRING: ENQUIRY AND EXCHANGE

Thurs 18 April, 5:30-7pm: Memory in the City  (Watch recording here)
Thurs 16 May, 5:30-7pm: Bushfire Stories: The Collective Power of Community (book free tickets now)
Thurs 4 July, 6-7:30pm: We've Been Here: A Meditation on Italian Folk Queerness 
Thurs 15 Aug, 5:30-7pm: Latin Thrills: Screening Political Thrillers from South America 

Events are free, tickets available at The Street.

Upcoming events

Wellspring Series 2024: We've Been Here: A Meditation on Italian Folk Queerness

6–7.30pm 4 Jul 2024

We've Been Here: A Meditation on Italian Folk Queerness For many LGBTQ+ people, we are led to believe that our history began with the Stonewall Rebellion of...

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Wellspring Series 2024: Latin Thrills: Political Thrillers from South America

5.30–7pm 15 Aug 2024

Latin Thrills: Political Thrillers from South America Latin Thrills brings together filmmakers, authors, journalists, and scholars for a conversation on one...

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Past events

Wellspring Series 2024: Bushfire Stories

16 May 2024

Bushfire Stories: The Collective Power of Community The Australian Black Summer of 2019-2020 saw devastation on an unimaginable scale and gave rise to stories...

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Wellspring Series 2024: Memory in the City

18 Apr 2024

Memory in the City Cities are not only brick and mortar. In cities, cultures converge, interact, flourish, and sometimes clash violently. Cities hold the key...

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Wellspring Series: Her Infinite Variety: Cleopatra from Antiquity to the Present

23 Nov 2023

Her Infinite Variety: Cleopatra from Antiquity to the Present Archaeological evidence of Cleopatra VII, queen of Egypt from 51-30 BC, depicts her as an...

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Wellspring Series: Kaja-warnu-jangka / From the bush

19 Oct 2023

Kaja-warnu-jangka / ‘From the bush’ Kaja-warnu-jangka / ‘From the bush’ brings stories from the remote Warlpiri communities of Australia’s Northern Territory...

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Wellspring Series: Lost in Diagnosis - Navigating the Communication Challenge of Misdiagnosis in Women

7 Sep 2023

Lost in Diagnosis: Navigating the Communication Challenge of Misdiagnosis in Women Each year in Australia, approximately 140,000 diagnostic errors occur,...

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Wellspring Series: The Outer Space Quartet

3 Aug 2023

The Outer Space Quartet The Outer Space Film Quartet (Moonrise; Musca; Memorabilia; Requiem) is a suite of thematically linked experimental films that explore...

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