NAIDOC Week 2020 on FBi Radio
November 10th 2020
In celebration of NAIDOC Week 2020 (8th November – 15th November), here’s a guide to what’s going down on our airwaves all week long:
MONDAY NOVEMBER 9
Courtney Ammenhauser speaks to First Nations booklovers Kirsten from Culture Crate & Nathan Sentance from Archival Decolonist about their fave books by First Nations authors.
Culture Guider Sophia Thalis speaks to Thea Butler from Reconciliation NSW about the “Pathways to Reconciliation” exhibitions featuring works by local school students.
TUESDAY NOVEMBER 10
Joe speaks to Candice Lorrae – an award-winning Jawoyn and Torres Strait Islander artist who has hand-picked artists to be a part of the NAIDOC Week Isol-Aid online music festival.
Illustrator, painter and photographer Blak Douglas speaks to Joe ahead of his panel discussion with Yumi Stynes and Nessa Turnbull-Roberts about amplifying First Nations voices through creative practices.
Joe Khan revisits singer-songwriter Archie Roach‘s 1990 debut album “Charcoal Lane” ahead of its official re-release on November 13th.
WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 11
Rapper, drummer and speaker Dobby speaks to Joe ahead of his artist livestream at The Roundhouse in which he speaks about what his latest tracks (such as ‘I Can’t Breathe’) mean to him, who is mob are, and what the most beautiful aspects of being black are for him.
Jadzea Allen chats with Peter Boughey about the Toys Change Lives program and his stall at the Blak Markets in The Rocks 14-15 Nov.
THURSDAY NOVEMBER 12
Eddy chats to Frances Bodkin -D’harawal woman, botanist, custodian of deep traditional knowledge and university educator.
Eddy revisits her investigation in to the founding of one of so-called Australia’s first social enterprises within the La Perouse Aboriginal community.
Eddy interviews Jakelin Troy – Director of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research at the University of Sydney- whose research focuses on documenting, describing and reviving Indigenous languages across the world.
Revisit Joey Watson’s chat with Mo’Ju (fka Mojo Juju) – founding member, songwriter and vocalist for notorious seven-piece The Snake Oil Merchants, as she tells all about how she broke out on her own.
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 13
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 14
The Backchat team interview Kieren Karritpul – winner of the 2020 National Indigenous Fashion Awards for textile design, about how fashion and design is another mode of storytelling, and the significance of contemporary textile prints to capture Indigenous culture.
Sara Kae interviews rapper Tasman Keith about his latest track ‘No Country,’ hometown pride, and his debut mixtape out next month.
SUNDAY NOVEMBER 15
Lee Tran Lam interviews singer-songwriter Tia Gostelow, hot off the heels of the release of her latest record ‘Chrysalis’.