Lisa Lawrence a community leader from Wairoa now based in Te Tauihu chats with Tanya Nock a UK born woman with Indian roots. They discuss the challenges of being a person of colour growing up in a white world and how that effects one's life experience. By bringing music to the community and creating a safe space for local migrants through her charity, Cultural Conversations Tanya talks to finding a sense of home here in Whakatū.
Courageous Conversations is a 4 part documentary mini series where a migrant to New Zealand gets to tell their story to an inquisitive and sensitive New Zealand listener. The Storytellers have all faced challenging experiences as part of their relocation to NZ. Courageous Conversations are true stories that cover some serious topics that could be upsetting to some audiences.
Produced by: Innit Creative
Executive Produced by: Cultural Conversations
Sound by: Fresh FM
Funded by: Ministry of Ethnic Communities