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Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia
 

Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia (EPUB ebook)

Edited by Heiss, Anita

Childhood stories of family, country and belonging What is it like to grow up Aboriginal in Australia? This anthology, compiled by award-winning author Anita Heiss, showcases many diverse voices, experiences and stories in order to answer that question. Accounts from well-kno... read full description below.

ISBN 9781743820421
Published 16 April 2018 by Schwartz Publishing Pty. Ltd
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ISBN-13 9781743820421
ISBN-10
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Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Schwartz Publishing Pty. Ltd
Imprint Black Inc.
Publication Date 16 April 2018
Publication Country
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) Edited by Heiss, Anita
Category Literature: Texts
Collections & Anthologies Of Various Literary Forms
Biography & Autobiography
Biography & Autobiography: General
Literature: Special Interest
Indigenous Peoples
Australian
Number of Pages 368
Dimensions Not specified
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Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Dewey Code 305.899/15
Catalogue Code 917718

Description of this Electronic Book

Childhood stories of family, country and belonging

What is it like to grow up Aboriginal in Australia? This anthology, compiled by award-winning author Anita Heiss, showcases many diverse voices, experiences and stories in order to answer that question. Accounts from well-known authors and high-profile identities sit alongside those from newly discovered writers of all ages. All of the contributors speak from the heart - sometimes calling for empathy, oftentimes challenging stereotypes, always demanding respect.

This groundbreaking collection will enlighten, inspire and educate about the lives of Aboriginal people in Australia today.

Contributors include: Tony Birch, Deborah Cheetham, Adam Goodes, Terri Janke, Patrick Johnson, Ambelin Kwaymullina, Jack Latimore, Celeste Liddle, Amy McQuire, Kerry Reed-Gilbert, Miranda Tapsell, Jared Thomas, Aileen Walsh, Alexis West, Tara June Winch, and many, many more.

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Author's Bio

Dr Anita Heiss is the author of non-fiction, historical fiction, commercial women's fiction, poetry, social commentary and travel articles. She is a Lifetime Ambassador of the Indigenous Literacy Foundation and a proud member of the Wiradjuri nation of central NSW. Anita was a finalist in the 2012 Human Rights Awards and the 2013 Australian of the Year Awards. She lives in Brisbane.

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