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Oodgeroo Noonuccal : writer, poet and educator, Oodgeroo Noonuccal

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Oodgeroo Noonuccal : writer, poet and educator
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Oodgeroo Noonuccal
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writer, poet and educator
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Oodgeroo Noonuccal
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Language
eng
Summary
Outline of life and career; tells of family background, parents, 'the Act' and early life; teaching both Indigenous and non-Indigenous children about Indigenous culture, conservation, balance of nature, how to treat other people, creation by rainbow serpent; using Aboriginal teaching methods; attitudes to everything Aboriginal in own school days; treatment of Aboriginal people in the past; love of books; how her first book of poetry came to be published; campaigning for 'yes' vote in 1967 Referendum; argues change will come through poetry as works of Aboriginal poets now in libraries but change will come more through live theatre as Aboriginal playwrights writing 'fantastic' plays which being performed world wide
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1920-1993
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Oodgeroo Noonuccal
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Literary form
non fiction
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Oodgeroo Noonuccal
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Oodgeroo Noonuccal : writer, poet and educator, Oodgeroo Noonuccal
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Oodgeroo Noonuccal : writer, poet and educator, Oodgeroo Noonuccal
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    • 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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