Ruby Dilli single work   poetry   "Mum gave love and will always love us"
  • Author: Lionel Fogarty
Issue Details: First known date: 2011... 2011 Ruby Dilli
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  • Dedication:
    This poem is dedicated to the Rubys:
    Ruby Hunter
    I called her sister.
    Ruby Langford Ginibi
    I called her Aunty, and she was my Friend.

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  • Appears in:
    y Southerly A Handful of Sand : Words to the Frontline vol. 71 no. 2 Ali Cobby Eckermann (editor), Lionel Fogarty (editor), 2011 Z1838126 2011 periodical issue

    'It is estimated now that nearly five thousand Aboriginal authors have been published in Australia since the cultural impact of colonisation occurred. However this seems rare or vague knowledge to the outskirts of Australian literature. It seems this contribution by Aboriginal writers is somewhat limited to access or obtain for the general public who enjoy a good read, or seek an historical view point...' (Source: Cobby Eckermann Ali, and Fogarty Lionel, Southerly Vol. 71 No. 2 2011:8-11)

    pg. 124-125
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