Santilla Chingaipe

Santilla Chingaipe is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker, formerly with SBS World News SBS World News which saw her report from across Africa and interview some of the continent’s most prominent leaders and report extensively on Australia’s diverse African communities. Santilla created and hosted the Africa Talks series in partnership with the Wheeler Centre in Melbourne, which explored perceptions about African-Australian identity, representation and politics. She partnered with the Wheeler Centre again to curate Australia’s first all day, anti-racism festival, Not Racist, But…, which is now its second season.

Friday 9 August 12.30pm-1.15pm Ulumbarra Theatre DOES MY FACE FIT HERE? with Randa Abdel-Fattah

Saturday 10 August 1.15pm Bendigo Bank Theatre GROWING UP AFRICAN