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Includes poems, memories, anecdotes, personal notes and recollections by Oodgeroo, as well as photographs and an appreciation by Judith Wright.

Notes

  • Dedication: At Oodgeroo's suggestion, this book is dedicated to the many non-indigenous Australians who have worked in many different ways to restore human dignity to the descendants of the original people of Australia.
  • Other formats: Also braille.

Contents

* Contents derived from the St Lucia, Indooroopilly - St Lucia area, Brisbane - North West, Brisbane, Queensland,:University of Queensland Press , 1994 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Cookalingeei"Cookalingee, now all day", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1964 single work poetry (p. 8-9)
Colour Bari"When vile men jeer because my skin is brown,", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1962 single work poetry (p. 46)
The Teachersi"Holy men, you came to preach:", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1964 single work poetry (p. 49)
Gooboora, the Silent Pooli"Gooboora, Gooboora, the Water of Fear", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1964 single work poetry (p. 51)
Son of Minei"My son, your troubled eyes search mine,", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1964 single work poetry (p. 57)
Integration - Yes!i"Gratefully we learn from you,", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1966 single work poetry (p. 60)
Aboriginal Charter of Rightsi"We want hope, not racialism,", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1962 single work poetry (p. 64-65)
Assimilation - No!i"Pour your pitcher of wine into the wide river", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1966 single work poetry (p. 74)
A Song of Hopei"Look up, my people,", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1964 single work poetry (p. 78)
Sister Poeti"Sister poet, I answer you,", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1994 single work poetry (p. 97)
Commonplacei"The rat-tat-tat of rifles", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1994 single work poetry (p. 106)
Yussef (Hijacker)i"Yussef, my son,", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1994 single work poetry (p. 109)
Reed Flute Cavei"I didn't expect to meet you in Guilin", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1988 single work poetry (p. 118-119)
We Are Goingi"They came in to the little town", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1964 single work poetry (p. 132)
Artist Soni"My artist son,", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1966 single work poetry (p. 137)
The Rainbow Serpenti"Well, gidday, gidday, all you earth fullas. Come, sit down,", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , Kabul Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1988 single work poetry

'The story of Kabul, the Rainbow serpent who is the totem of an Aboriginal tribe and is said to be the giver and taker of time.' (Source: TROVE)

(p. 140-141)
The Pasti"Let no one say the past is dead.", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1966 single work poetry (p. 159)
The Poetry : An Appreciation, Judith Wright , 1994 single work criticism (p. 163-183)
Whynot Streeti"Officiously they hawked about", Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1964 single work poetry (p. 170)
A Stranger in Tasmania, Oodgeroo Noonuccal , 1994 single work prose (p. 187-199)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Black Chicks Talking : Indigenous Women's Writing in JSNWL's Collection Jane Pollard , 2011 single work column
— Appears in: Jessie Street National Women's Library Newsletter , May vol. 22 no. 2 2011; (p. 6-7)
'The library has a small but growing collection of Aboriginal material in the form of books, posters, audio-visual items and the few journals. This article overviews these holdings and makes a plea for more donations in this area.' (p. 6)
[Review] Oodgeroo [and] Australian Literary Studies 16.4 Lolo Houbein , 1996 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Multicultural Book Review , vol. 4 no. 2 1996; (p. 19-21)

— Review of Oodgeroo Kathleen J. Cochrane , 1994 single work biography ; Australian Literary Studies vol. 16 no. 4 1994 periodical issue anthology
Legacy of a Poet 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Koori Mail , 14 June no. 103 1995; (p. 32)

— Review of Oodgeroo Kathleen J. Cochrane , 1994 single work biography
Tribute and Memory Janine Little , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Women's Book Review , March vol. 7 no. 1 1995; (p. 18-19)

— Review of Oodgeroo Kathleen J. Cochrane , 1994 single work biography
Black Marks, White Pages Lesley Singh , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Boardwalk , Autumn vol. 1 no. 2 1995; (p. 21-22)

— Review of Oodgeroo Kathleen J. Cochrane , 1994 single work biography ; Cattle Camp : Murri Drovers and Their Stories Herb Wharton , 1994 anthology prose ; Bridge of Triangles John Muk Muk Burke , 1994 single work novel
Black Marks, White Pages Lesley Singh , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Boardwalk , Autumn vol. 1 no. 2 1995; (p. 21-22)

— Review of Oodgeroo Kathleen J. Cochrane , 1994 single work biography ; Cattle Camp : Murri Drovers and Their Stories Herb Wharton , 1994 anthology prose ; Bridge of Triangles John Muk Muk Burke , 1994 single work novel
Tribute and Memory Janine Little , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Women's Book Review , March vol. 7 no. 1 1995; (p. 18-19)

— Review of Oodgeroo Kathleen J. Cochrane , 1994 single work biography
Legacy of a Poet 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Koori Mail , 14 June no. 103 1995; (p. 32)

— Review of Oodgeroo Kathleen J. Cochrane , 1994 single work biography
Tribute to a Black Champion Pat Torres , 1994 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 29-30 October 1994; (p. rev 5)

— Review of My Bundjalung People Ruby Langford Ginibi , 1994 single work autobiography ; Oodgeroo Kathleen J. Cochrane , 1994 single work biography
The Nature of Time and Generations Billy Marshall-Stoneking , 1995 single work review
— Appears in: Overland , Autumn no. 138 1995; (p. 74-76)

— Review of My Bundjalung People Ruby Langford Ginibi , 1994 single work autobiography ; Oodgeroo Kathleen J. Cochrane , 1994 single work biography
Black Chicks Talking : Indigenous Women's Writing in JSNWL's Collection Jane Pollard , 2011 single work column
— Appears in: Jessie Street National Women's Library Newsletter , May vol. 22 no. 2 2011; (p. 6-7)
'The library has a small but growing collection of Aboriginal material in the form of books, posters, audio-visual items and the few journals. This article overviews these holdings and makes a plea for more donations in this area.' (p. 6)
Oodgeroo Noonuccal : A Celebration John Collins , 1995 single work criticism
— Appears in: Imago : New Writing , March vol. 7 no. 1 1995; (p. 65-66)
In Memory of Oodgeroo Noonuccal Jennifer A. McDonell , 1995 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Southerly , Summer vol. 55 no. 4 1995-1996; (p. 197-203)
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