'If you want to know the reality of inside Black Australia, this book is for you. The women who speak within these pages allow you, the reader, to look into their hearts, minds, bodies and souls. Share with them their journey - the journey of life.' (Back cover)
Talkin' About Country follows her previous works, Black Woman, Black Life (Wakefield Press, 1996), Message Stick (IAD Press, 1997), and The Strength of Us Women: Black Women Speak (Ginninderra Press, 2000).