Nyadol Nyuon : WordFest 2020

29 October 2020 | 07:00PM to 08:00PM

Nyadol Nyuon

Nyadol Nyuon is a lawyer, community advocate, writer, and accomplished public speaker.

Nyadol Nyuon was born in a refugee camp in Itang, Ethiopia, and raised in Kakuma Refugee camp, Kenya. In 2005, at the age of eighteen, she moved to Australia as a refugee.

Since then, Nyadol has completed a Bachelor of Arts from Victoria University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Melbourne. She now works as a commercial litigator with Arnold Bloch Leibler.

Nyadol Nyuon is a vocal advocate for human rights, multiculturalism, the settlement of people with refugee experiences and those seeking asylum. She has worked and volunteered extensively in these areas with a range of organisations. Nyadol will be discussing the impact of diversity and resilience on her writing.

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Thursday 29 October at 7pm -8pm

 

Date & Time

29 October 2020 | 07:00PM to 08:00PM

Target Audience

• Youth
• Adults

Contact

Monash Public Library Service

03 9560 1655

Location

Monash Public Library Service online event, 112 Kingsway, Glen Waverley 3150 View Map