Content tagged with History

The Lone Protestor: AM Fernando in Australia and Europe

Summary The late 1920s saw an extraordinary protest by an Australian Aboriginal man on the streets of London. Standing outside Australia House,...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

The Lone Protestor: AM Fernando in Australia and Europe

Summary The late 1920s saw an extraordinary protest by an Australian Aboriginal man on the streets of London. Standing outside Australia House,...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Remembering the future: Walpiri life through the prism of drawing

Summary What can drawings reveal about their makers? In 1953 anthropologist Mervyn Meggitt invited Warlpiri men at Hooker Creek to draw with crayons...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Our Stories are our Survival

Summary Our stories are our survival centres on the continuity of Wiradjuri culture. It is a celebration of storytelling and the joys of life...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Our Greatest Challenge: Aboriginal children and human rights

Summary Hannah McGlade’s new book bravely addresses the complex and fraught issue of Aboriginal child abuse. She argues that Aboriginal child...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Our Greatest Challenge: Aboriginal children and human rights

Summary Hannah McGlade’s new book bravely addresses the complex and fraught issue of Aboriginal child abuse. She argues that Aboriginal child...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Our Greatest Challenge: Aboriginal children and human rights

Summary Hannah McGlade’s new book bravely addresses the complex and fraught issue of Aboriginal child abuse. She argues that Aboriginal child...

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

Life B'long Ali Drummond: A life in the Torres Strait

Summary Family is one of the most important things in Sam Faulkner’s life. Ali Drummond is Sam Faulkner's grandfather, and this is his...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Kurlumarniny: We come from the desert

Summary We come from the desert is the story of Minyjun (Monty Hale), a senior Ngulipartu man from the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Written...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Kangkushot: The life of Nyamal Lawman Peter Coppin (Second edition)

Summary Kangkushot provides valuable insights into the rich and spiritual way Aboriginal people view their lives and land, and their place in it....

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Kangkushot: The life of Nyamal Lawman Peter Coppin (Second edition)

Summary Kangkushot provides valuable insights into the rich and spiritual way Aboriginal people view their lives and land, and their place in it....

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Kangkushot: The life of Nyamal Lawman Peter Coppin (Second edition)

Summary Kangkushot provides valuable insights into the rich and spiritual way Aboriginal people view their lives and land, and their place in it....

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Indifferent Inclusion: Aboriginal people and the Australian nation

Summary McGregor offers a holistic interpretation of the complex relationship between Indigenous and settler Australians during the middle four...

Publication or resource - 28 Jan 2015

Indifferent Inclusion: Aboriginal people and the Australian nation

Summary McGregor offers a holistic interpretation of the complex relationship between Indigenous and settler Australians during the middle four...

Publication or resource - 28 Jan 2015

Holding Men: Kanyirninpa and the health of Aboriginal men

Summary This is an easily readable book that explores how Indigenous men understand their lives, their health and their culture. Using...

Publication or resource - 28 Jan 2015

Encounters with Indigeneity

Summary For four decades Jeremy Beckett has shone a light on previously marginalised fields of life. While the many went in search of ‘...

Publication or resource - 28 Jan 2015

Encounters with Indigeneity

Summary For four decades Jeremy Beckett has shone a light on previously marginalised fields of life. While the many went in search of ‘...

Publication or resource - 28 Jan 2015

Encounters with Indigeneity

Summary For four decades Jeremy Beckett has shone a light on previously marginalised fields of life. While the many went in search of ‘...

Publication or resource - 28 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

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