Melbourne – Research visit

Deirdre MacKenna visited Melbourne, Australia as a guest of the Monash Warwick Alliance’s Literary Habitats External Stakeholders forum and to set up partnerships for Cultural Documents’ programme in 2017. The itinerary included meetings with Dott.ssa Lina Panetta, Director of the Italian Cultural Institute in Melbourne; Ferdinando Colarossi of the Museo Italiano; Lella Carridi, Multicultural Arts Victoria; the team at Footscray Art Centre and Paul Northam at VAC, La Trobe University in Bendigo.

Filmmaker Agapito Di Pilla and Deirdre MacKenna were invited to participate in a ‘think-tank’ event at Monash University, joining delegates from academia and the international literature sector to discuss collaborations and developing inter-disciplinary models and projects which explore and promote ‘Literary Habitats’, locations and situations in which literature and literacy flourish into new forms…

Deirdre MacKenna e filmmaker Agapito Di Pilla sono stati rappresentare l’Italia ad un evento di ‘think-tank’ presso la Monash University. I delegati in rappresentanza del mondo accademico e della letteratura sono incontrati per discutere come potrebbero collaborare per sviluppare modelli e progetti che esplorano e promuovono i luoghi e situazioni in cui la letteratura e l’alfabetizzazione fioriscono in nuove forme interdisciplinari…

https://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/cross_fac/mitn/research/literaryhabitats/


  • Date from: 9 December 2015
  • Date to: 15 December 2015
  • Melbourne - Caulfield Campus, Monash University, 900 Dandenong Rd, Caulfield East VIC 3145, Australia
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Connected Images

Agapito Di Pilla at Monash University during the Monash Warwick Alliance's Literary Habitats External Stakeholders forum  14.12.2015 © Cultural Documents

Agapito Di Pilla at Monash University during the Monash Warwick Alliance's Literary Habitats External Stakeholders forum 14.12.2015 © Cultural Documents

Agapito Di Pilla and Lella Carridi, Multicultural Arts Victoria 13.12.2015 © Cultural Documents

Agapito Di Pilla and Lella Carridi, Multicultural Arts Victoria 13.12.2015 © Cultural Documents

Footscray Art Centre, 14512.2015 © Cultural Documents

Footscray Art Centre, 14512.2015 © Cultural Documents

Director Ferdinando Colarossi and Deirdre Mackenna at the Museo Italiano, Melbourne 11.12.2015 © Cultural Documents

Director Ferdinando Colarossi and Deirdre Mackenna at the Museo Italiano, Melbourne 11.12.2015 © Cultural Documents

Deirdre Mackenna and Dott.ssa Lina Panetta, Director of the Italian Cultural Institute in Melbourne 12.12.2015 © Cultural Documents

Deirdre Mackenna and Dott.ssa Lina Panetta, Director of the Italian Cultural Institute in Melbourne 12.12.2015 © Cultural Documents

Curator Paul Northam at VAC, La Trobe University in Bendigo 10.12.2015 © Cultural Documents

Curator Paul Northam at VAC, La Trobe University in Bendigo 10.12.2015 © Cultural Documents

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