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Tibet My STORY – Meshel Laurie in conversation with Jetsun Pema

Tibet My STORY – Meshel Laurie in conversation with Ama Jetsun Pema
7.00pm Thursday 22
nd Jan (Visy Theatre) – $30
For the first time Ama Jetsun Pema and Meshel Laurie will be sharing the stage together.
Not to be Missed……
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AmaLaTibetmyStory1 MeshelJoin ‘Mother of Tibet” Jetsun Pema la, our main festival guest speaker for an intimate conversation about her extraordinary personal journey with Meshel Laurie.  Jetsun Pema la is the sister of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, long term director of the Tibetan Children’s Village Schools, first female Minister in the Tibetan Government-in-exile and UNESCO medal winner.  The facilitated discussion will be punctuated by music by Tenzin Choegyal and the Tibetan Community dance troupe.

Meshel Laurie is a stand-up comedian of some 20 years’ experience, a radio and television broadcaster and writer. Meshel is currently co-host of Nova’s breakfast show in Melbourne with Tommy Little, broadcasting weekdays on the Nova Network from 6-9am.  She is a regular panelist on TEN’s The Project.  Other television credits include Spicks and Specks, Can of Worms, Rove, The Circle, ADBC, Adam Hills: In Gordon Street Tonight and This Week Live to name but a few.

In 2013 Meshel released her first book, a memoir titled “The Fence-Painting Fortnight of Destiny” and she continues to blog at MeshelLaurie.com.  The site is also dedicated to connecting charitable people with charitable organizations, and fighting racism.  She is also a regular contributor to Sunday Life magazine. Meshel is proudly an official ambassador for His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama in Australia, and for Reconciliation Australia.