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Art Nation is at the Perth Arts Festival

Art Nation is at the Perth Arts Festival


Fenella Kernebone hosts Art Nation from the 2011 Perth International Arts Festival and speaks to extraordinary singer-songwriter Martha Wainwright.

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After ten years of separation, Sakina was finally reunited with her father at the age of 17. Their family, now back together, have begun a new life in regional Victoria. This story is part of a series of personal stories told by Goulburn Valley Refugees.>more 'Love on canvas: Sakina's story'

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