7:00 PM Tuesday 5th July 2022
Sam Merrifield Library
Gunai/Kurnai woman Veronica Gorrie discusses her 2022 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award-winning memoir, 'Black and Blue: a memoir of racism and resilience'. It looks at her childhood in Eastern Victoria, her time as a single mother, and her experience as a police officer in Queensland and Victoria. It asks questions around racism, domestic violence and failures in Australian policing. In celebration of NAIDOC Week.
This event will also be livestreamed via Zoom. If you wish to watch from home, click this link at the time of the event. No bookings necessary.