Black chicks talking / Leah Purcell.
Contributor(s): Purcell, Leah [interviewer,, compiler.]Publisher: Sydney, NSW : Hodder Headline Australia, 2004Copyright date: �2002Description: xvi, 364 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, 1 map, portraits ; 20 cmContent type: still image | text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780733618697 (paperback); 0733618693 (pbk.) :Other title: BlackChicksTalkingSubject(s): Aboriginal Australians -- Social life and customs | Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions | Aboriginal Australians -- Adoption | Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy | Aboriginal Australians -- Women -- Interviews | Adoption -- Australia | Aboriginal Australians -- Government relations | Aboriginal Australians -- Women -- Social life and customs | Aboriginal Australians -- Women -- Social conditionsDDC classification: 305.89915 LOC classification: DU123.2.P87 2004
Previously published: 2002.
Nine young Aboriginal women, successful in a variety of professions, tell their stories to Leah Purcell, herself a singer, songwriter, actor, choreographer and director. Some have achieved success in the white fella's world; others are working to improve life within Aboriginal communities or maintain indigenous traditions.
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