Tell Your Story
Sep
19
5:30 PM17:30

Tell Your Story

What is a stotty? Can you eat a mag pie? And why did the bus driver call you a bonny lad?

Work with professional writer, Mary Cooper, and multilingual performer and director, Joyce Lee, to explore the experience of being newly-arrived in Geordieland. Tell your story in English, Mandarin or Cantonese – or in any language of your choosing.

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Tell Your Story
May
9
5:30 PM17:30

Tell Your Story

What is a stotty? Can you eat a mag pie? And why did the bus driver call you a bonny lad?

Work with professional writer, Mary Cooper, and multilingual performer and director, Joyce Lee, to explore the experience of being newly-arrived in Geordieland. Tell your story in English, Mandarin or Cantonese – or in any language of your choosing.

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Where is Home?
Mar
28
11:00 AM11:00

Where is Home?

Where is home? Newcastle, Hong Kong, both – or neither?

As part of the From Shore to Shore project, writers, Mary Cooper and Joyce Lee, and photographer, Pui Lee, will be joining us at the NECA Lunch Club on March 28th from 11am until 2pm.

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Hand-crafted Book-Making
Feb
13
11:00 AM11:00

Hand-crafted Book-Making

Write and Make Your Own Hand-crafted Book. Using the Eastern Warriors exhibition as inspiration, writer, Mary Cooper, and artist, Pui Lee, will lead participants in the writing and making of a hand-crafted accordion-style book.

'Designed as a lucky keepsakes for writing. The red, colour of good fortune, gold ,the colour representing happiness and 8 being the Chinese colour number. ...An abundance of positivity all round'

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