Praxis Hangout Event Durban
Date: 10 October 2018
Time: 10.30am to approx 12.30pm.
Venue: University of KwaZulu-Natal Howard College Centre for Creative
Objectives: an intimate event to create pockets of connection with
like-minded individuals and to open up conversation about mental health challenges in the lives of creatives.
Guests are invited to share their stories, as well as their creative work (books, chapbooks, art work to sell etc) during the networking section of the event.
The event is a partnership / collaboration between Ukzn, Sadag and Praxis Magazine.
Welcome and introductions: Praxis volunteer Shannon Hopkins
Mr. Suntosh Pillay: an over view on mental health
Dr. Thirusha Naidu: mental health and how it affects creatives
Audience participation – Q&A and personal story sharing
Conclusion of formal programme: Praxis volunteer Shannon Hopkins
Networking opportunity, signing of the pledge board, sharing of work.
Praxis Hangout, Durban