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The Resource Finding Ullagundahi Island, Fabienne Bayet-Charlton

Finding Ullagundahi Island, Fabienne Bayet-Charlton

Label
Finding Ullagundahi Island
Title
Finding Ullagundahi Island
Statement of responsibility
Fabienne Bayet-Charlton
Title variation
  • Subtitle from cover
  • a story of family, place and belonging
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Grandmother's story; creation stories, birth of humankind from clay (p.16), arrival of people from the sea; author's travel to Grafton in search of Ullagundahi Island; Yamba; special relationship with dolphins (p. 34, 162); living at Coober Pedy with Grandmother (p.43); relationship with parents (p.52); visiting Grandmother at her underground hose in Coober Pedy; Coober Pedy Christmas; castor oil treatments (p.78); Grandmother's reticence to discuss her past (p.87); discontent with academic viewpoints on Aboriginal 'belonging' as presented in school (p.91); recurring references to 'blood' and 'war' in the texts about Aboriginal history (p.92); questioning of the authenticity of her Aboriginality by both white and Indigenous peoples (p.100, 102, 114, 148); the importance of image and self presentation (p.108); teaching experiences and discussion of concepts of Native Title and Dispossession (p. 118); Grandmother's stroke (p.132); views on Canberra and Parliament (p.137); use of statistics by politicians (p.140); researching Bundjalung heritage (p.151); family's history on Ullagundahi Island (p.167); the Aboriginal part of Casino (p.180); the work of Norman Tindale (p.190); pregnancy (p. 212), death of grandmother (p.214); sensitivity to sugar 9p.228), having a child (p.230)
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bayet-Charlton, Fabienne
Dewey number
305.89915
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bayet-Charlton, Fabienne
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Finding Ullagundahi Island, Fabienne Bayet-Charlton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 245-246
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000022934940
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
246 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9781865085869
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Finding Ullagundahi Island, Fabienne Bayet-Charlton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. 245-246
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000022934940
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
246 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 donated by ATSIC Library
Isbn
9781865085869
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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