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Book - Power and the passion : our ancestors return home

From the Collection of Victorian Aboriginal Corporation for Languages 33 Saxon Street Brunswick Victoria

It had never happened before! No one had every taken legal action against the University of Melbourne and the Museum of Victoria, challenging their right to keep collections of the skeletal remains of the ancestor of Aboriginal people ... . For the 25th anniversary of the reburial in Kings Doman Garden, Shannon Faulkhead and Jim Berg tell the story of this significant battle in the history of colonisation of this country. The story incorporates the voices of 22 people, both Koorie and non-Koorie, who were involved at the time- Gatefold.
Object Registration
museum of victoria, koori, koorie, , ancestors, history, histories, melbourne university, laws, melboune, victoria, art, artists
When Made
Made By
Shannon Faulkhead (Author), Jim Berg (Author), Lynette Russell (Author), Ross Jones (Author), Jason Eades (Author)
Inscriptions & Markings
B&w illustrations, b&w photographs
Last updated
25 May 2016 at 1:09PM