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Explainer: how Tasmaniaís Aboriginal people reclaimed a language, palawa kani


Harman, K, Explainer: how Tasmania's Aboriginal people reclaimed a language, palawa kani, The Conversation, The Conversation Media Group Ltd, Australia, 19 July 2018 (2018) [Magazine Article]

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Truganiniís death in Hobart in May 1876 attracted worldwide attention. She was widely, but wrongly, believed to have been the last Aboriginal person to have survived the Tasmanian genocide. Her demise symbolised the devastating impacts of British imperialism on Indigenous peoples.

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Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:history, Australia, Tasmania
Research Division:Indigenous Studies
Research Group:Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, language and history
Research Field:Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history
Objective Division:Culture and Society
Objective Group:Understanding past societies
Objective Field:Understanding Australia's past
UTAS Author:Harman, K (Associate Professor Kristyn Harman)
ID Code:127270
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:Office of the School of Humanities
Deposited On:2018-07-19
Last Modified:2018-07-19
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