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reTHiNK Possible Worlds: The Quiz, The Screening & The Final Show

The Literatti are the proud recipients of a reTHiNK Grant to use creativity to help reduce the stigma and discrimination associated with mental ‘illness’ in Auckland. 

Members of the public were invited to create their own video responses to the theme “We are all human beings navigating the maze of life.” The best submissions will be screened at Corban Estate Art Centre on September 17th at 4 pm and will open the reTHiNK Possible Worlds shows at Galatos in Mental Health Awareness Week. 

For the final show, dance, poetry, film and music are interwoven to tell the story of eight characters as they navigate their way out of madness and rethink their possible worlds.

Visit The Literatti’s website for everything you need to know about reTHiNK Possible Worlds

You can even take the  reTHiNK Possible Worlds Facebook Quiz

and find out what reTHiNK Possible Worlds character you are.

Invite your friends to try it out, share your result on your page and help change public attitudes about mental health and the human condition. 

We are all human beings navigating the maze of life. 

Suicide Prevention & Social Media on Take It From Us

 

Today on Take It From Us, Taimi Allan from Mind and Body Consultants Ltd joins host Sheldon Brown to review the How Do We Talk About Suicide? Conference and discuss the role of social media in suicide prevention. What do you need to look out for online? How do you respond to an online call for help? What kinds of comments should ring warning bells for you?

 

Tune in @ 12.30pm today and every Tuesday, PlanetFM104.6.

Listen live on the web at www.planetaudio.org.nz/takeitfromus 

 

Call in on 09 815 5110 after 12.30pm to share your thoughts and ask questions.

 

Share your perspective with reTHiNK Possible Worlds

Possible Worlds Youtube Competition Flyer

Be part of reTHiNK Possible Worlds with The Literatti and you could win an awesome IDEOS X5 Smartphone worth $500 thanks to 2Degree mobile!

The main point is being part of a powerful project for social change, but you also get a fantastic opportunity to showcase your work and your perspective, as well as the chance to win a flash new piece of technology to help you stay connected!

All you need to do is make a video response to the statement ‘We are all human beings navigating the maze of life’.

You can make anything from a simple journal-piece in front of your web-cam to a moving image work of art, a spoken word performance piece, a music video or a short film.

Entries close on September 11th – so it’s time to get creating!

Visit www.theliteratti.com to check out the reTHiNK Possible Worlds guidelines and upload your entry.

Proudly funded by a 2011 reTHiNK Grant from Like Minds, Like Mine at Mind and Body Consultants Ltd.



“It’s a Mad Mad World” now available to watch online!

Congratulations Morningside Productions and Mind and Body Consultants on an incredible documentary valuing the experience of mental distress. You might recognise Miriam as one of the six people featured in this documentary talking about the value of their experiences. 

The half hour documentary, in 2 parts is now available to watch online here –

It’s a Mad Mad World Part 1

Its a Mad Mad World Part 2