Public Speaking


Watch Kelli Jean’s TEDxSydney 2016 talk at the Sydney Opera House here.

Kelli Jean is an irreverent public speaker, panellist, event host and educator whose expertise on body image, fat discrimination, self-acceptance and her multifaceted creative practice continues to inspire audiences worldwide.

She offers consultancy, lectures and workshops. These dynamic sessions explore ways to create a positive work or learning environment and encourage continued critical thinking on body politics. They are tailored for corporations, non-profit organisations, community events as well as for university and schools.

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Public Speaking and Panel Engagements

Interview for ABCMe series –  “Advice to My 12 year Old Self”
Panel Facilitator/Host – “Writing the Body” for The Wheeler Centre.
Body Politics and Moving Image ACMI
Tackling the difficult and complex Artist Talk for Sydney Festival
Bodies/Language for The Wheeler Centre & Malthouse Theatre
Monash University Theatre Department
The Fat Studies Conference, Macquarie University
Celebrity Talks at Art Gallery of New South Wales


Body Positivity 101 for CampOut 2014
Body Love as part of Mental Health Month for Twenty10