The Resource Writing the childhood self : Australian Aboriginal Autobiographies, memoirs, and testimonies, Heather Scutter

Writing the childhood self : Australian Aboriginal Autobiographies, memoirs, and testimonies, Heather Scutter

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Writing the childhood self : Australian Aboriginal Autobiographies, memoirs, and testimonies
Title
Writing the childhood self
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Australian Aboriginal Autobiographies, memoirs, and testimonies
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Heather Scutter
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Language
eng
Summary
Analyses contemporary (to 2000) Aboriginal autobiographies and memoirs written for children and young adults by Aboriginal writers; discusses themes including: social and political protest; colonisation; culture; family and childhood; white attitudes to Indigenous culture; includes discussion on appropriation; authenticity; new editions of adult materials for children; includes in depth analysis of the following works: Stradbroke Dreamtime, by Oodgeroo Noonuccal (1972 and new illustrated edition illustrated by Bronwyn Bancroft 1993); The Aboriginal children's history of Australia, written and illustrated by Australian Aboriginal children (1977); As I grew older : the life and times of a Nunga growing up along the River Murray, by Ian Abdulla (1993); Tucker, by Ian Abdulla (1991); Yumba days, by Herb Wharton (1999); Maybe tomorrow, by Boori Monty Pryor with Meme McDonald (1998)
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AIAS
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Writing the childhood self : Australian Aboriginal Autobiographies, memoirs, and testimonies, Heather Scutter
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: pages 240-241
Extent
16 pages
Label
Writing the childhood self : Australian Aboriginal Autobiographies, memoirs, and testimonies, Heather Scutter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: pages 240-241
Extent
16 pages

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