Jan Wilson

Jan Wilson lectures in Australian history at the University of Otago in New Zealand.

Jan Wilson reviews 'The Kwinkan' by Mudrooroo

May 1993, no. 150 01 May 1993
Jan Wilson reviews 'The Kwinkan' by Mudrooroo
As part of his quest to gather information about the ‘famous Dr Warson Holmes Jackamara’ – a Detective Inspector of police, a government official, and the holder of a doctorate in criminology – an Aboriginal oral historian interviews an erstwhile Queensland real estate broker and aspiring politician, for whom Jackamara once worked as a ‘minder’. The transcripts of the resulting thirtee ... (read more)