This session was held as part of the Renew and Rise Festival: Thursday 28th October – participants feedback after Wendy’s session.
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Other speakers from the Renew and Rise Festival.
David Whyte, globally renowned poet and philosopher & TED speaker, was joined by Irish brother musical and poetic sensations, Owen and Mícheál ‘Moley’ Ó Súilleabháin for an hour of live conversation: internationally adored spiritual musician duo, Deva Premal and Miten performed live, engaging audiences in an intimate conversation and Q & A; Regen Melbourne and Regen Sydney leads Kaj Lofgren and Alice Howard-Vyse shared their place-based regenerative work based on Kate Raworth’s Donut Economics theory; food rescue champion Ronni Kahn and her musician son Edo Kahn, founder of A Sound Life charity, talked about impact and how to build a life of impact;
First Nations women, Jem Stone and Eve White took us on a journey to more deeply connect to our Acknowledgements of Country; Award-winning poets, Mark Tredinnick and Steve Armstrong embodied in conversation the poetry of friendship; musicians/singer-songwriters Little Green, Martha Marlow, Huck Hastings delighted with performances and conversations; Poetic hosted an inspiring open mic night; Sarah Wilson and Jess Hill homed in on women, power, climate and our one wild and precious life; and Damon Gameau, Director of the catalytic film, 2040, did a deep dive into how storytellers can find the way and if not, then the way cannot be found; and journalist and author, David Leser joined Tomorrow Man founder, Tom Harkin and The Man Cave founder, Hunter Johnson in a conversation about men, masculinity and the programs turning the tide for boys and men.
It was a WOW five days of inspiration, heart felt conversations, creativity, connection, rest and joy. Thanks to Mel and Noni from The Coterie for Renewal. A collective worth joining.