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Paddy Roe Paddy Roe i(A23313 works by) (a.k.a. Djagan)
Born: Established: ca. 1912 Roebuck Plains, Kimberley area, North Western Australia, Western Australia, ; Died: Ceased: 5 Jul 2001 Broome, Kimberley area, North Western Australia, Western Australia,
Gender: Male
Heritage: Aboriginal Nyigina tribe ; Aboriginal
(Storyteller) assertion
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1 y separately published work icon The Children's Country : Creation of a Goolarabooloo Future in North-West Australia Stephen Muecke , Paddy Roe , Lanham : Rowman and Littlefield , 2020 24556523 2020 multi chapter work criticism

'In North-West Australia, between 2009 and 2013, a major Indigenous-environmentalist alliance waged a successful campaign to stop a huge industrial development, a $45 billion liquefied gas plant proposed by Woodside and its partners. The Western Australian government and key Indigenous institutions also pushed hard for this, making the custodians of the Country, the Goolarabooloo, an embattled minority.

'This experimental ethnography documents the Goolarabooloo's knowledge of Country, their long history of struggle for survival, and the alliances that formed to support them. Written in a fictocritical style, it introduces a new 'multirealist' kind of analysis that focuses on institutions (Indigenous or European), their spheres of influence, and how they organised to stay alive as alliances shifted and changed.'  (Publication summary)

1 From Technicians of the Sacred (Expanded): “Worawora Woman,” i "Well this man proper man had two woman in camp -", Paddy Roe , 2016 extract poetry (Worawora Woman)
— Appears in: Jacket2 2016;
1 Stories from the West Kimberley Paddy Roe , 2016 extract short story (Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley)
— Appears in: Meanjin Online 2016;
1 form y separately published work icon Lurujarri Dreaming Goolarabooloo Community , Bernadette Trench-Thiedeman (director), Paddy Roe , Teresa Roe , Phillip Roe , Richard Hunter , Joseph Roe , Aggie Cox , Margie Cox , Frans Hoogland , Brian Councillor , Rakeesha Roe , Takeeta Cox , Shanayla Cox , Jack Dimer , Juan McMahon , Terence Hunter , 2013 8829504 2013 film/TV dreaming story

'Four years in the making, this animated film documents the Song-cycle of the Goolarabooloo people, along the path of the Lurujarri Heritage Trail which was established in 1987 by Goolarabooloo Elder Paddy Roe, and stretching from Broome up through the Dampier Peninsula.'

'Embellished with live action scenes, still photographs and interviews, the film is a rich collage that brings Goolarabooloo Dreamtime stories, history and culture to life. The film is narrated by Brian Councillor, Paddy Roe’s great-grandson, and by other family members. Paddy was Brian’s teacher about Country and heritage, and the film is a great tribute to Paddy’s vision for recording and preserving the community’s culture and for sharing it with Indigenous and non-Indigenous people alike.' (Source: Romin Films website)

1 Paddy Roe Paddy Roe , 1990 single work life story
— Appears in: Being Aboriginal : Comments, Observations and Stories from Aboriginal Australians 1990; (p. 95-104)
1 Paddy Roe : Storyteller Paddy Roe , 1990 single work autobiography
— Appears in: Aboriginal Voices : Contemporary Aboriginal Artists, Writers and Performers 1990; (p. 30-33)
1 I Went to Perth Once Too i "I went to Perth once too (rasping) -", Paddy Roe , 1990 single work poetry
— Appears in: Paperbark : A Collection of Black Australian Writings 1990; (p. 61-63) Social Alternatives , January vol. 9 no. 4 1991; (p. 28-29)
3 21 y separately published work icon Reading the Country : Introduction to Nomadology Stephen Muecke , Paddy Roe , Fremantle : Fremantle Press , 1984 Z841102 1984 anthology prose Indigenous story (taught in 4 units)

'Reading the Country is a journey into Roebuck Plains, near Broome in Australia's far north-west; it is an exploration of the meaning of place, an attempt to chart the relationships between people and those specific places in which they must find a place to live. It is a journey through landscape into language and ideas, and personal and cultural location.' (Source: Publisher's Blurb, 1996 Revised Edition)

1 Langgur Langurr Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story
— Appears in: Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley 1983; (p. 83-92)
1 Djaringgalong Jaringgalong Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story
— Appears in: Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley 1983; (p. 75-82)
1 Living Ghost : Story Three Horse Trailing Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story
— Appears in: Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley 1983; (p. 71-74) The Oxford Book of Australian Ghost Stories 1994; (p. 256-259)
1 Living Ghost : Story Two Wirang Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story
— Appears in: Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley 1983; (p. 70) The Oxford Book of Australian Ghost Stories 1994; (p. 255-256)
1 Living Ghost : Story One Bicycle Everywhere Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story
— Appears in: Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley 1983; (p. 65-69) The Oxford Book of Australian Ghost Stories 1994; (p. 253-255)
1 Lardi Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story
— Appears in: Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley 1983; (p. 57-64) The Oxford Book of Australian Short Stories 1994; (p. 130-134)
1 Donkey Devil : Story Two Big Dog Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story
— Appears in: Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley 1983; (p. 51-55)
1 Donkey Devil : Story One War Time Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story
— Appears in: Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley 1983; (p. 45-50)
1 Yaam Yarm Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story
— Appears in: Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley 1983; (p. 35-44)
1 Worawora Woman Wurrawurra Woman Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story
— Appears in: Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley 1983; (p. 29-34) Contemporary Australian Short Stories 2001; (p. 112-116)
1 Duegara Duwayigarra Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story
— Appears in: Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley 1983; (p. 19-28)
1 Mirdinan Paddy Roe , 1983 single work prose Indigenous story (taught in 1 units)
— Appears in: Gularabulu : Stories from the West Kimberley 1983; (p. 1-17)
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