Content tagged with Culture

Good-bye Old Man

A last request of a Tiwi man on Melville Island was that a film be made of the pukumani (bereavement) ceremony to follow his death. The film follows...

Publication or resource - 12 Feb 2015

Coniston muster

This film is a sympathetic portrait of Coniston Johnny, the Aboriginal head stockman of Coniston Station, northwest of Alice Springs. It is a...

Publication or resource - 11 Feb 2015

Steady Steady: The life and music of Seaman Dan

Henry ‘Seaman’ Dan and Karl Neuenfeldt - Steady Steady from AIATSIS on Vimeo. Includes free CD of Seaman Dan's favourite...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Singing the Coast

Summary Singing the coast offers readers a rare opportunity to visit the heart of Gumbaynggirr culture and trace the shaping of place and identity...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Singing the Coast

Summary Singing the coast offers readers a rare opportunity to visit the heart of Gumbaynggirr culture and trace the shaping of place and identity...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Melbourne Dreaming: A guide to important places of the past and present (Second edition)

Summary Beneath Melbourne's busy city landscape lie layers of a turbulent history and an ongoing vibrant Aboriginal culture. Melbourne Dreaming...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Doreen Kartinyeri: My Ngarrindjeri calling

Summary ‘Lies, Lies, Lies’ shouted the newspaper headlines following the Royal Commission decision into building the Hindmarsh Island...

Publication or resource - 28 Jan 2015

Disciplining the Savages: Savaging the disciplines

Summary Disciplining the savages: Savaging the disciplines provides alternative reading for those struggling with the contradictory and ambiguous...

Publication or resource - 28 Jan 2015

AIATSIS map of Indigenous Australia

The map is an attempt to represent the language, tribal or nation groups of the Aboriginal peoples of Australia. Aboriginal groups were included on...

Page - 21 Jan 2015

ROM: An Aboriginal ritual of democracy

Summary The first ROM ceremony, a 'ritual of diplomacy', performed outside Arnhem Land was held when the Anbarra people from north-...

Publication or resource - 20 Jan 2015

Wunambi the Water Snake

Summary ‘Yelling and shouting, the children chased each other in and out of the water…They didn’t realise that they were sharing the water with a...

Publication or resource - 20 Jan 2015

Dhuuluu-Yala: To talk straight

Summary Dhuuluu-Yala is a Wiradjuri phrase meaning ‘to talk straight’ and this book is straight talk about publishing Indigenous...

Publication or resource - 19 Jan 2015

Singing the Coast

Summary Singing the coast offers readers a rare opportunity to visit the heart of Gumbaynggirr culture and trace the shaping of place and identity...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

The Legend of the Seven Sisters: A traditional Aboriginal story from Western Australia

Summary In this wonderful retelling of a Dreaming story of the Wongutha people from the Eastern goldfields, Aboriginal author May O'Brien ...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Landscapes of Indigenous Performance

Summary Landscapes of Indigenous Performance brings together a wide range of contemporary explorations of Indigenous music and dance in the...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Disciplining the Savages: Savaging the disciplines

Summary Disciplining the savages: Savaging the disciplines provides alternative reading for those struggling with the contradictory and ambiguous...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

The Little Red Yellow Black Book: An introduction to Indigenous Australia (Third Edition)

(Until 31st August 2018, this item is discounted over 40% off RRP.) Summary The new edition of The little red yellow black book updates this...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Melbourne Dreaming: A guide to important places of the past and present (Second edition)

Summary Beneath Melbourne's busy city landscape lie layers of a turbulent history and an ongoing vibrant Aboriginal culture. Melbourne Dreaming...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Doreen Kartinyeri: My Ngarrindjeri calling

Summary ‘Lies, Lies, Lies’ shouted the newspaper headlines following the Royal Commission decision into building the Hindmarsh Island...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

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