Wednesday, 11 October 2017

Spotlight: Indigenous stories @ the Library

As part of our Indigenous Collection Spotlight series, we are featuring key resources from our Library’s book collection, exploring Indigenous experience in Australia:

A most peculiar act
Marie Munkara (2014)
This story follows the adventures of Sugar, a 16 year-old Aboriginal fringe-camp dweller.
Available at Swanston General Collection (823.4 M925)
Swallow the Air 
Tara June Winch (2012) 
Follow May as she sets off to find her father and her Aboriginal identity. 
Me, Antman & Fleabag
Gayle Kennedy (2008) 
This unique tale offers an incisive look at modern indigenous life. 

Blood and bone
Daniel Davis Wood (2014) 
An uncompromising exploration of Australia's dark history and its legacy today. 
Looking for more Indigenous resources @ the Library? Find information on indigenous culture, education, environment, film, health, law, land rights, reconciliation and sport in the Library’s Indigenous Resources subject guide. RMIT University Library is committed to enrich its growing collection of Indigenous resources in support of RMIT's vision for reconciliation,‘promoting a learning and research environment that engages partnerships and values Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander knowledges, cultures and diversity’.
RMIT University acknowledges the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nations as the traditional owners of the land on which the University stands. RMIT University respectfully recognises Elders both past and present.