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For the record : 160 years of Aboriginal print journalism / edited and with an introduction by Michael Rose ; foreword by Marcia Langton. (1996)

Authors: Rose, Michael.
Publisher:St. Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 96 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 96 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Also Titled:
  • For the record : one hundred and sixty years of Aboriginal print journalism
Author:
  • Rose, Michael, 1954-
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • xxxv, 219 p., [12] p. of plates : ill., facsims., ports. ; 22 cm.
Summary:
  • Collection of articles as examples of Aboriginal journalism from 1836 to 1995; selected from a wide range of Aboriginal and mainstream publications; selected to illustrate key issues and events in Aboriginal and Australian history as interpreted by Aboriginal journalists; includes a list of the major Aboriginal periodicals from 1837 to 1995 with title, publishing history and community where published.
Contents:
  • A chronology of Aboriginal history
  • Introduction: You wouldn't read about it: Aboriginal print journalism
  • 1. A captive audience: The Flinders Island Chronicle
  • 2. The power of the press: Abo Call
  • 3. Transitional voices: Westralian Aborigine, Churinga, Harmony, Alchuringa
  • 4. Militant voices: Militant newspapers of the 1960s, '70s and '80s
  • 5. The view from Sydney: Koori-Bina, A.I.M.
  • 6. Northern concerns: N.Q. Messagestick
  • 7. Into the mainstream: Identity, Aboriginal and Islander Forum
  • 8. A journal of record: Land Rights News
  • 9. A national voice: Koori Mail
  • 10. Wider exposure: Aboriginal journalism in non-Aboriginal newspapers
  • Sources and a listing of Aboriginal periodicals.
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Notes:
  • Includes bibliography (p. [214]-216) and index.
  • Bibliography: p. 214-216.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 1864480580 (pbk.)
Dewey Number:
  • 070.484
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 57364467
  • 57364467
  • 11948425
  • 11948425
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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