The Resource Aboriginal writing, Philip Morrissy

Aboriginal writing, Philip Morrissy

Label
Aboriginal writing
Title
Aboriginal writing
Statement of responsibility
Philip Morrissy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the cultural, social and political contexts of Aboriginal writing, including the importance of life-narrative genre in a literature whose origins are from the oral story-telling tradition; examines the seminal role of Mudrooroo (Colin Johnson) and Oodgeroo Noonuccal (Kath Walker), as well as other writers such as Sally Morgan, Jack Davis, Kevin Gilbert and Kim Scott; discusses topics such as reclaiming the past, addressing the settler society and the multi-faced nature of current Aboriginal writing
Is part of
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1963-
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Morrisson, Phillip
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Mudrooroo
  • Oodgeroo Noonuccal
Label
Aboriginal writing, Philip Morrissy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography p. 320
Label
Aboriginal writing, Philip Morrissy
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography p. 320

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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