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Cover image courtesy of publisher.
Issue Details: First known date: 1989 1989
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

This book is about the lifestyle and changes that affected a Torres Strait Island woman, as she saw them. She writes about the elements and changes that not only affected her but also of the women that surrounded her. This is an overall picture of how they were, and how they are.

Notes

  • Dedication: This book is dedicated to my three daughters, Yasmin, Whitney and Maryann, women of Torres Strait.
  • Other formats: Also electronic resource
  • Other formats: Also sound recording.
  • Other formats: Also e-book.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Canberra, Australian Capital Territory,: Aboriginal Studies Press , 1989 .
      9010210112718001363.jpg
      Cover image courtesy of publisher.
      Link: Web Resource Digital copy of print publication via AIATSIS.
      Extent: xiv, 134pp.
      Description: illus. (b & w); map
      Note/s:
      • Includes family tree.
      • 'First published in 1989 by Aboriginal Studies Press for the Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies' (Front cover verso)
      ISBN: 0855751959

Works about this Work

y Life Writing : Literarische Identitatskonstruktion in schwarzaustralischen Autobiographien und Lebensgeschichten Heinz Schurmann-Zeggel , Berne : Peter Lang , 1999 Z1093511 1999 single work criticism The study Life Writing: Literarische Identitätskonstruktion in schwarzaustralischen Autobiographien und Lebensgeschichten [Life Writing: Literary construction of identity in black-Australian autobiographies and life stories] looks at 50 autobiographical texts by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander writers, published up to 1992. It examines in more detail some representative works, focussing on the subject of identity. Moreover, it discusses problems surrounding the European representation of indigeous peoples predominant in previous studies of black Australian writing. Includes short biographies of writers discussed.
y Life Writing : Literarische Identitatskonstruktion in schwarzaustralischen Autobiographien und Lebensgeschichten Heinz Schurmann-Zeggel , Berne : Peter Lang , 1999 Z1093511 1999 single work criticism The study Life Writing: Literarische Identitätskonstruktion in schwarzaustralischen Autobiographien und Lebensgeschichten [Life Writing: Literary construction of identity in black-Australian autobiographies and life stories] looks at 50 autobiographical texts by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander writers, published up to 1992. It examines in more detail some representative works, focussing on the subject of identity. Moreover, it discusses problems surrounding the European representation of indigeous peoples predominant in previous studies of black Australian writing. Includes short biographies of writers discussed.
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