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Issue Details: First known date: 2007 2007
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'Eighteen Aboriginal Australians from across the country each share a powerful story which is central to their own lives, and to their family, community or country. Speaking from the Heart provides readers with a very personal picture of the history, culture and contemporary experience of Aboriginal Australia.' (Source: Publisher's blurb)

Notes

  • Other formats: Also braille, sound recording, e-book.

Contents

* Contents derived from the North Fremantle, Fremantle area, South West Perth, Perth, Western Australia,: Fremantle Press , 2007 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Introduction : Listening Through The Heart, Blaze Kwaymullina , 2007 single work life story
"Aboriginal people are familiar with the power of story. Our culture is shaped around stories, our history transmitted through them. Stories spoken from the heart hold a transformational power, they are a way for one heart to speak to another".
(p. 5-24)
Keeping a Family Together, Lena Crabbe , 2007 single work life story (p. 25-38)
Under A Blue Gum Tree, Patrick Hume Sullivan , 2007 single work life story (p. 39-50)
The Perils of Beryl, Beryl Dixon , 2007 single work life story (p. 51-64)
The Spirit Has More Strength, Ken Colbung , 2007 single work life story (p. 65-80)
My Mother, My Daughter, Marie Joan Winch , 2007 single work life story (p. 81-94)
A Nyungar Is Battling, Ben Cuimara Taylor , 2007 single work life story (p. 95-108)
Her Spirit Could Not Be Broken, Mary Ann Bin-Sallik , 2007 single work life story (p. 109-134)
Show Respect, Phil Prosser , 2007 single work life story (p. 135-148)
Joining My Identity Pieces Together, Violet Bacon , 2007 single work life story (p. 149-162)
For Billy, Maude and Dick, William Murray Jonas , 2007 single work life story (p. 163-178)
Don't Cage Me In, Sally Morgan , 2007 single work life story (p. 179-192)
Don't Change The Landscape, Change Yourself, Noel Nannup , 2007 single work life story (p. 193-206)
Boorn - Taproot, Tjalaminu Mia , 2007 single work life story (p. 207-222)
Diamantina Crocodiles and Pelican Dreaming, Bill Harrison , 2007 single work life story (p. 223-238)
Walk Tall, Walk Straight and Look the Whole World in the Eye: The Story of Richard Shadforth, Lynette Rodriguez , 2007 single work life story (p. 239-260)
Wangkiny Ngulluck Nyungar Nyittiny, Boodjar, Moort and Katitjin: Talking about Creation, Country, Family and Knowledge of the Nyungar of south-western Australia, Len Collard , 2007 single work life story (p. 261-278)
A Man and a Woman Crossed the Line, Bronwyn Bancroft , 2007 single work life story (p. 279-290)
The Balardong Dreaming Track, Graeme Dixon , 2007 single work life story (p. 291-312)
Balardong Munyarii"Oh! Balardong Munyari", Graeme Dixon , 2003 single work poetry (p. 312-313)
Note: Writes as Graeme 'Bindarri' Dixon in this work

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Notes:
Portraits of authors and their families are contained throughout all of these stories: including those of peoples who may now be deceased.
    • North Fremantle, Fremantle area, South West Perth, Perth, Western Australia,: Fremantle Press , 2007 .
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      Extent: 317p.
      Description: illus., ports
      Note/s:
      • Includes index and glossary.
      ISBN: 9781921064838 (pbk)

Works about this Work

On My Bedside Table Kris Williams , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The West Australian , 13 March 2009; (p. 28)

— Review of Speaking from the Heart : Stories of Life, Family and Country 2007 anthology life story poetry ; Lighthouse Girl Dianne Wolfer 2009 single work picture book ; First Page 2008 anthology
Non-Fiction Fiona Capp , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 26 May 2007; (p. 27)

— Review of Speaking from the Heart : Stories of Life, Family and Country 2007 anthology life story poetry
In Short : Nonfiction Bruce Elder , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 16-17 June 2007; (p. 39)

— Review of Speaking from the Heart : Stories of Life, Family and Country 2007 anthology life story poetry ; Shane Warne : Portrait of a Flawed Genius Simon Wilde 2007 single work biography
Untitled Alison Lawrence , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 21 no. 3 2007; (p. 61)

— Review of Speaking from the Heart : Stories of Life, Family and Country 2007 anthology life story poetry
Non-Fiction Fiona Capp , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 26 May 2007; (p. 27)

— Review of Speaking from the Heart : Stories of Life, Family and Country 2007 anthology life story poetry
In Short : Nonfiction Bruce Elder , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 16-17 June 2007; (p. 39)

— Review of Speaking from the Heart : Stories of Life, Family and Country 2007 anthology life story poetry ; Shane Warne : Portrait of a Flawed Genius Simon Wilde 2007 single work biography
On My Bedside Table Kris Williams , 2009 single work review
— Appears in: The West Australian , 13 March 2009; (p. 28)

— Review of Speaking from the Heart : Stories of Life, Family and Country 2007 anthology life story poetry ; Lighthouse Girl Dianne Wolfer 2009 single work picture book ; First Page 2008 anthology
Untitled Alison Lawrence , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 21 no. 3 2007; (p. 61)

— Review of Speaking from the Heart : Stories of Life, Family and Country 2007 anthology life story poetry
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