Fleur Beaupert is a writer and researcher of Tanzanian and Anglo-Indian descent from Sydney. Her work appears, or is forthcoming, in Social Alternatives, Meniscus, Verity La, Alternative Law Journal and UNSW Law Journal, among others. She took part in the Wollongong mad poets workshop as part of Mental Health Month 2019.
Tarantella (definition in Bruce Moore (ed), The Australian Oxford Dictionary, Oxford University Press, 2nd ed, 2004, p. 1319)
“1 a rapid whirling southern Italian dance. 2 the music for this. [ORIGIN: Italian, from TARANTO (because the dance was once thought to be a cure for a tarantula bite): cf. TARANTISM.]”