Facilitated discussion over dinner
7pm, Thurs 29 Nov
$20 / $15
North Melbourne Town Hall
521 Queensberry St,
Read about the speakers here
Content on cancer, death and dying
Auslan interpreted – 7pm, Thu 29 Nov
Usually you wouldn’t drop ‘the C-word’ into a nice dinner conversation, but at this Supper Club it will be on everyone’s lips: it’s time to talk about cancer.
Many of us have seen first-hand how devastating cancer can be, but we rarely hear directly from those who deal with diagnoses, treatment and (hopefully) recovery on a daily basis.
Join us for a delicious dinner, meet cancer care providers and specialists, chat with artists who investigate death in their practice, and hear from individuals with personal stories of survival.
Curator & Discussion Facilitator: Dan Koop
Designer: Georgina Humphries
Food: Firecracker Events
Hosts & Speakers: Vicki Couzens (Artist); Steve Ellen (Director, Psychosocial Oncology Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre);
Darius Kedros (Sound Artist);
Nicki Morrison (Registered Nurse); Peter MacCallum (Cancer Centre);
Bonita Ralph (Death Doula);
Jean Taylor (Writer/ Activist /Feminist);
Stephan Skov (Music Therapist)
Image by – Giovanni Martinelli, Death Comes to the Banquet Table (Memento Mori), Circa 1635