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Issue Details: First known date: 1995... 1995 Larissa Behrendt Interviewed by Peter Read in 1995
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'Behrendt talks about her birth at Cooma, N.S.W. and upbringing and education in Sydney. She then discusses the development of her interest in Aboriginal politics and feminism while at high school; her family connection with Walgett, N.S.W.; studies in Law in Sydney and at Harvard, where she completed a Master of Laws in 1994; Aboriginal sovereignty and her future and that of Indigenous Australians in general.' (Interview summary)

Notes

  • Recorded 11 December 1995

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Canberra, Australian Capital Territory,: National Library of Australia , 1995 .
      Extent: 140 min.p.
      Note/s:
      • Timed summary and corrected transcript available

      Series: Seven Years On : Continuing Life Histories of Aboriginal Leaders Oral History Project National Library of Australia (publisher), 1995 series - publisher interview 'A set of interviews with established or emerging leaders in the Australian Aboriginal community to initially discuss their background, current work, personal views on how and why Aboriginal affairs have changed in their lifetime, and future changes needed or expected. A series of follow-up interviews will be held at intervals of seven years to discuss changes in Aboriginal affairs in the intervening period, the impact of these changes personally and professsionally, how their views may have changed, and their expectations for the future.' Source: Libraries Australia (Sighted 13/12/2007).
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