Networks of Solidarity – On The Airwaves
On The Airwaves is the final talk in a series of four online talks co-organised by artist/organiser Kate O’Shea and writer/researcher Enya Moore from the Just City Collective. It will take place on Tuesday 27th July at 10 – 11.30AM Dublin (IST), 7 – 8.30PM Sydney (AEST). Booking is through Eventbrite.
Alternative media is an important mode of communication for building communities and social movements. Fionnuala O’ Connell will facilitate guest speakers Huna Amweero, Ainle Ó Cairealláin, Raphael Olympio, and Dr. Krini Kafiris to discuss the opportunities afforded by the spoken word. This event will share insights to radical broadcasting and community radio on Addison Road in Marrickville (Sydney), the history of occupied radio in Athens (Greece) and podcasting and spoken word from Cork (Ireland).
About Common Ground
Common Ground is an arts organisation based in the Canal Communities. It was founded in 1998 to explore the potential role of arts and culture in urban community regeneration.
Our mission is to provide people with the opportunity to experience everything that the arts can offer. We believe the arts are essential to the renewal, development and day-to-day life of any community.