Illawarra Christian School
Poetry Object, 2019
Illawarra Christian School is a co-educational Christian parent-controlled school in Cordeaux Heights, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia that was established in 1982 and offers Prep to Year 12 education.
Poet and teaching artist Lorin Elizabeth visits Illawarra Christian School for Poetry Object workshops, with students writing poems about special objects that have a connection to the sea.
Lorin Elizabeth is a spoken word poet, organiser and teaching artist from Thirroul, who co-founded Enough Said Poetry Slam and is published widely including in the Solid Air anthology.
Lorin has performed at Yours & Owls Music Festival, Sydney Opera House and on tour in the USA. She was commissioned for Wollongong Art Gallery's 'Future Feminist Archive' exhibition and leads workshops & panels for The Stella Prize’s Girls Write Up.