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Author Gelder, Ken, 1955-

Title Private knowledges and the public gaze : Aboriginal writing as property in the late twentieth century / Ken Gelder
Published London : Sir Robert Menzies Centre for Australian Studies, Institute of Commonwealth Studies, University of London, 1991


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  827.6089915 G3154/P  AVAILABLE
Description 13 pages ; 21 cm
Series Working papers in Australian studies ; working paper no. 64
Working papers in Australian studies ; working paper no. 64
Summary Analysis of textual representations of Aboriginal culture focusing on work of Stephen Muecke and Sally Morgan; argues that knowledge is witheld as part of continuing resistance to appropriation of culture; work of Ruby Langford and Mudrooroo Narogin given as examples of this resistance
Analysis Anthropology
Notes Includes bibliographic references
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Working papers in Australian studies no:working paper.64
Subject Aboriginal Australian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Aboriginal Australian literature.
Aboriginal Australians in literature.
Aboriginal Australians -- Writing.
Australian literature -- Aboriginal Australian authors -- History and criticism.
Australian literature -- Aboriginal Australian authors.
Australian literature -- Aboriginal authors -- History and criticism
Australian literature -- 20th century.
Ethnology -- Australia -- Methodology.
Writing, Aboriginal Australian
Author Nile, Richard.
Sir Robert Menzies Centre for Australian Studies.
LC no. 91163193
ISBN 1855070294