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Antidote is a new festival at the Sydney Opera House celebrating the artists, thinkers and doers who have spearheaded change in a time of uncertainty. International highlights include bestselling author and transgender rights activist Janet Mock, National Co-chair of Women’s March on Washington, Tamika D. Mallory, author of “Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race” Reni Eddo-lodge, and the star satirists behind The Onion. The festival also features local heroes such as Uncle Jack Charles and Archie Roach, Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras ‘78er Julie Mccrossin, and “Rantings of an Aboriginal Feminist”’s Celeste Liddle.
2–3 September, various locations at Sydney Opera House. 9250 7777. sydneyoperahouse.com
Sydney Opera House Concert Hall.
Tamika D. Mallory.
Archie Roach and Uncle Jack Charles. Photo: Amanda James.