The Resource Anthology of Australian Aboriginal literature, edited by Anita Heiss and Peter Minter ; general editor, Nicholas Jose, (electronic resource/)

Anthology of Australian Aboriginal literature, edited by Anita Heiss and Peter Minter ; general editor, Nicholas Jose, (electronic resource/)

Label
Anthology of Australian Aboriginal literature
Title
Anthology of Australian Aboriginal literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anita Heiss and Peter Minter ; general editor, Nicholas Jose
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Language
eng
Summary
In a political system that renders them largely voiceless, Australias Aboriginal people have used the written word as a powerful tool for over two hundred years. Anthology of Australian Aboriginal Literature presents a rich panorama of Aboriginal culture, history, and life through the writings of some of the great Australian Aboriginal authors. From Bennelongs 1796 letter to contemporary writing, Anita Heiss and Peter Minter have selected works that represent the range and depth of Aboriginal writing in English. Journalism, petitions, and political letters from both the nineteenth and twentieth centuries are brought together with major works of poetry, prose, and drama from the mid-twentieth century onward. These works voice not only the ongoing suffering of dispossession but the resilience of Australias Aboriginal people, their hope and joy.--Book cover
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
820.8/089915
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9614.5.A94
LC item number
A57 2008eb
Literary form
mixed forms
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Anthology of Australian Aboriginal literature, edited by Anita Heiss and Peter Minter ; general editor, Nicholas Jose, (electronic resource/)
Label
Anthology of Australian Aboriginal literature, edited by Anita Heiss and Peter Minter ; general editor, Nicholas Jose, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=920067
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Note
Published in Australia under the title: Macquarie PEN Anthology of Aboriginal literature
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Aboriginal Literature Anita Heiss and Peter Minter -- Letter to Mr Philips, Lord Sydneys Steward / Bennelong (c. 1764-1813) -- The Aboriginal or Flinders Island Chronicle ; The Flinders Island Weekly Chronicle ; Weekly Chronicle / Bennelong (c. 1764-1813) -- Mary Ann Arthur (c. 1819-1871) Letter to Colonial Secretary, Van Diemens Land / Mary Ann Arthur (c. 1819-1871) -- Walter George Arthur (c. 1820-1861) -- Letter to Colonial Secretary, Van Diemens Land / Walter George Arthur (c. 1820-1861) --Letter to Edith Brangy / Kitty Brangy (c. 1859-1918) -- Letter to the Editor by the Coranderrk Aborigines / William Barak (c. 1824-1903) -- Letter to Solicitor, for Captain Page, Secretary of the Victorian Board for the Protection of Aborigines / Annie Rich (c. 1859-1937) -- Letter to the Editor / Bessie Cameron (c. 1851-1895) -- Petition to D.N. McLeod, Vice-Chairman of the Victorian Board for the Protection of Aborigines / Maggie Mobourne (c. 1872-1917) -- Aborigines, Their Traditions and Customs: Where Did They Come From? ; David Unaipon (1872-1967) -- Hungarrda ; Narrinyeri Saying ; The Voice of the Great Spirit / David Unaipon (1872-1967) -- Letter to Jim Bassett / Norman Harris (c. 1898-1968) -- Letter to Jim Bassett / William Cooper (c. 1861-1941) -- Under the Black Flag / Anna Morgan (1874-1935) -- Aborigines Claim Citizen Rights! / William Ferguson (1882-1950) and John Patten (1905-1957) -- Radio Broadcast / Pearl Gibbs (1901-1983) -- Speech Launching the Petition of the Federal Council for Aboriginal Advancement ; Aboriginal Charter of Rights ; The Dispossessed ; We Are Going ; Assimilation, No! ; Integration, Yes! ; The Dawn is at Hand ; No More Boomerang ; Ballad of the Totems / OODGEROO Noonuccal (1920-1993) -- Letter to the Editor / Doug Nicholls (1906-1988) -- Yirrkala Bark Petition / Yirrkala People -- Gurindji Petition to Lord Casey, Governor General / Narritjin Maymuru (c. 1916-1981), Vincent Lingiari (1919-1988) -- The Boomerang Racket / Joe Timbery (1912-1978) -- Letter to the Editor / Charles Perkins (1936-2000) -- The First-born ; The Black Tracker ; Warru ; Integration ; Walker ; From No Sugar / Jack Davis (1917-2000) -- To Number One Fella Big White Boss / John A. Newfong (1943-1999) -- From Here Comes the Nigger / Gerry Bostock (b. 1942) -- From Karobran / Monica Clare (1924-1973) -- People Are Legends ; From The Cherry Pickers ; Me and Jackomari Talkin About Land Rights ; Redfern ; Tree ; Speech at the Aboriginal Tent Embassy, Canberra ; Song of Dreamtime / Kevin Gilbert (1933-1993) -- Shields Strong, Nulla Nullas Alive ; Decorative Rasp, Weaved Roots ; Ecology ; For I Come ... Death in Custody ; Kath Walker ; Dulpai-Ila Ngari Kim Mo-Man ; Alcheringa / Lionel Fogarty (b. 1958) -- The Slaughters of the Bulumwaal Butcher / Bruce Pascoe (b. 1947) -- From Pride Against Prejudice / Ida West (1919-2003) -- From Pride Against Prejudice / Eric Willmot (b. 1936) -- From Wandering Girl / Glenyse Ward (b. 1949) -- From My Place / Sally Morgan (b. 1951) -- Gurrwayi Gurrwayi, The Rain Bird ; Wangkaja, The Mangrove Crab / Pat Torres (b. 1956) -- From Dont Take Your Love to Town / Ruby Langford Ginibi (b. 1934) -- The Burnum Burnum Declaration / Burnum Burnum (1936-1997) -- Sitting, wondering, do I have a place here? / Errol West (1947-2001) -- Barunga Statement / Galarrwuy Yunupingu (b. 1948) -- Ahh ... Bush-Honey There! / Bill Neidjie (c. 1913-2002) -- Brown Skin Baby / Bob Randall (b. 1934) -- From The Kadaitcha Sung / Sam Watson (b. 1952) -- Six Feet of Land Rights ; Holocaust Island / Graeme Dixon (b. 1955) -- Took the Children Away / Archie Roach (b. 1955) -- From Bran Nue Dae / Jimmy Chi (b. 1948) -- Treaty / Mandawuy Yunupingu (b. 1956 -- From Yinti / Jimmy Pike (c. 1940-2002) -- From Sweet Water ... Stolen Land / Philip Mclaren (b. 1943) -- From Little Things Big Things Grow / Kev Carmody (b. 1946)
  • Welcome Speech to Conference on the Positon of Indigenous People in National Constitutions / Patrick Dodson (b. 1948) -- From Well, I heard it on the Radio and I Saw it on the Television ... / Marcia Langton (b. 1951) -- From Auntie Rita / Rita Huggins (1921-1996) and Jackie Huggins (b. 1956) -- From And I Always Been Moving! / Jessie Lennon (c. 1925-2000) -- Genocide is Never Justified ; Dont Let It Make You Over ; I Shall Surprise You by My Will / Romaine Moreton (b. 1969) -- Boat People -- Big Trial / Herb Wharton (b. 1936) -- From Follow the Rabbit-Proof Fence / Doris Pilkington (b. 1937) -- The Wool Pickers / Alf Taylor (b. 1947) -- Womens Liberation; Woman of the Dreaming ; Urbanised Reebocks ; Taxi / Lisa Bellear (1961-2006) -- We All Bear the Cost if Apology is Not Paid / Mick Dodson (b. 1950) -- From Plains of Promise ; From Carpentaria / Alix Wright (b. 1950) -- From Steam Pigs / Melissa Lucashenko (b. 1967) -- A Poem for Gran / John Muk Muk Burke (b. 1946) -- Uluru by Champagne ; Emily Kngwarreye / Jennifer Martiniello (b. 1949) -- The Tunnel Rats of Phuoc Tuy / Kenny Laughton (b. 1950) -- From Benang / Kim Scott (b. 1957) -- The Bastards / Barbara Nicholson (b. 1935) -- Two World One / Richard Frankland (b. 1963) -- Lets Get Physical / Kerry Reed-Gilbert (b. 1956) -- From Bitin Back / Vivienne Cleven (b. 1968) -- The need for Intolerance / Noel Pearson (b. 1965) -- From Black Media / Wesley Enoch (b. 1969) -- Recipe for Metropolis Brisbane ; For the Wake and Skeleton Dance ; White Stucco Dreaming ; Cheap White-goods at the Dreamtime Sale / Samuel Wagan Watson (b. 1972) -- Dorothys Skin / Dennis McDermott (b. 1946) -- From Home / Larissa Behrendt (b. 1969) -- From The N Word / Stephen Hagan (b. 1959) -- planegarrartoothenar / Jim Everett (b. 1942) -- The True History of Beruk / Tony Birch (b. 1957) -- Exotica / Terri Janke (b. 1957) -- The Healing Tree / Jared Thomas (b. 1976) -- From Swallow the Air / Tara June Winch (b. 1983)
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