Talking Pictures (Papercuts Comics Festival day 2)

17 Sep 2021 - 17 Sep 2021
Next Occurrence : 17 Sep 2021
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM


Organised as part of Papercuts Comics Festival, Talking Pictures is an opportunity to experience comics in a different way, as creators combine art and performance for a multimedia storytelling event.

Our presenters are Adam Gillespie, Anthea Wright, Jana Hoffmann, Jessica Zeng, Lisa Vertudaches, Mitch Hearn, Owen Heitmann (also emcee), Rachel Ang (presenting remotely) and Sarah Milne.

For more about each of these guests, visit These artists will bring you an evening of engaging, entertaining, and thought-provoking readings on the theme of ‘Food,’ accompanied by projections of their art.

There will be a short intermission halfway through the event, and after the readings we invite you to meet the presenters in The Braggs’ foyer. The readings before the intermission will be suitable for all ages, while some of those after the intermission may include stronger language.

This session will feature sign interpretation in Auslan.

This event is Day 2 of Papercuts Comics Festival (16 to 20 September 2021). For more about the festival's free events, head to

This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body.

The festival is also supported by Arts South Australia and City of Adelaide. Talking Pictures is presented in collaboration with the University of Adelaide Department of Media and the J.M. Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice.





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