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Heartsick for country : stories of love, spirit, and creation / edited by Sally Morgan, Tjalaminu Mia, and Blaze Kwaymullina.

Publication:
North Fremantle, W.A. : Fremantle Press, 2008.
Format/Description:
Book
286 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm
Subjects:
Aboriginal Australians -- Ethnic identity.
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure.
Aboriginal Australians -- Biography.
Spirituality -- Anecdotes.
Human ecology -- Australia.
Country life -- Australia.
Philosophy of nature -- Australia.
Australia -- Environmental conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Folklore.
Australia -- Folklore.
Aboriginal Australians.
Country life.
Ecology.
Human ecology.
Philosophy of nature.
Spirituality.
Australia.
Form/Genre:
Anecdotes.
Biography.
Folklore.
Summary:
"A collection of personal stories by Aboriginal writers that share knowledge, insight, and emotion about the love between Aboriginal peoples and their countries"--Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Introduction: a land of many countries / Ambelin Kwaymullina
Different ways of knowing: trees are our families too / Gladys Milroy and Jill Milroy
Country is lonely / Dawn Bessarab
Kura, Yeye, boorda 'from the past, today and the future' / Len Collard
De-colonising the space: dreaming back to country / Irene Watson
Caring for everything / Noel Nannup
Back home to country / Beryl Dixon
A snake and a seal / Greg Lehman
Sinking of the Enid / Pat Dudgeon
Places of wonder and fear / Bill Jonas
Kepwaamwinberkup (Nightwell) / Tjalaminu Mia
Country
a journey to cultural and spiritual healing
Bob Morgan
A feeling of belonging / Joan Winch
A strength that can't be broken / Joe Boolgar Collard
The balance for the world / Sally Morgan.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-284).
Contributor:
Morgan, Sally, 1951 January 18-
Mia, Tjalaminu.
Kwaymullina, Blaze.
ISBN:
9781921361111
1921361115
OCLC:
221166457
Publisher Number:
99967600543
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