Digital Soapbox Series: Becky Sui Zhen
Friday, 3 Mar 2023, 09:00am - Sunday, 5 Mar 2023, 11:59pm
Experimental pop and performance artist Becky Sui Zhen recounts her experience of stepping into parenthood again after the loss of both her newborn son and her mother, for M/OTHER's digital Soapbox Series.
You can watch other digital Soapboxes from Rosie Batty, Roz Bellamy and Veronica Gorrie online, and hear from Madison Griffiths, Frankie van Kan and Jacinta Parsons in-person as part of the free Soapbox Series at the Moat on 3, 4 and 5 March respectively.
Please note, this Soapbox Series address includes references to infant loss, death of a child and parent, grief and mental health.
If you need assistance with any of these issues, you can learn more and seek advice via the Centre of Perinatal Excellence (COPE), Perintal Anxiety & Depression Australia (PANDA) and Beyond Blue.
M/OTHER is a weekend of fearless conversation about the ways ‘motherhood’ is experienced, portrayed and labelled by those who mother, have been mothered, wish they were mothers, do not identify as mothers, cannot or do not want to mother, and by society at-large.
Throughout Melbourne-based artist Sui Zhen’s discography and performances, the experimental pop and performance artist has zoomed in on the intersections between human life and technology – how to exist in the digital age, as well as the ways in which we risk losing true sight of ourselves i... Read more
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