Bruce Sims

Bruce Sims reviews 'Aboriginal Australia & the Torres Strait Islands: Guide to Indigenous Australia' by Sarina Singh

December 2001–January 2002, no. 237 01 December 2001
Bruce Sims reviews 'Aboriginal Australia & the Torres Strait Islands: Guide to Indigenous Australia' by Sarina Singh
Last year, escaping the Olympics in Europe, I was amazed at the media coverage overseas, which always included Australian Indigenous motifs, art, dance and music. It seemed that, beyond Australia, its Indigenous people have a prominence and clout never realised at home. I hope that, in addition to the earnest German and Japanese backpackers who might use it, many Australians will read and employ t ... (read more)