By Anita Heiss,Peter Minter
From Bennelong's 1796 letter to modern writing, Anita Heiss and Peter Minter have chosen works that symbolize the variety and intensity of Aboriginal writing in English. Journalism, petitions, and political letters from either the 19th and 20th centuries are introduced including significant works of poetry, prose, and drama from the mid-twentieth century onward. those works voice not just the continuing discomfort of dispossession however the resilience of Australia's Aboriginal humans, their desire and joy.
Presenting the superior, such a lot exact writing produced in Australia, this groundbreaking anthology will captivate somebody drawn to Aboriginal writing and culture.
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