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Papers of Mudrooroo, 1979-2012 [manuscript]
Bib ID 2947390
Format ManuscriptManuscript, OnlineOnline
Author
Mudrooroo, 1938-2019
 
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Access Conditions Part available for research; part requires permission for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1979-2012] 
1.87 m. (7 boxes) + 2 A3 cartons + 3 folders. 
Summary

MS 7600 comprises the typescript and galley proofs of Mudrooroo's second novel Long live Sandawara which was published in 1979 by Quartet Books (3 folders).

The Acc01.036 instalment comprises letters, diaries, notebooks, drafts, reviews, cuttings, photographs, videos and cassettes (5 boxes, 2 A3 cartons).

The Acc13.042 instalment comprises a collection of journals predominantly written while the author was in self-imposed exile in Nepal, titled the "Asian Journals"; photographs; manuscript drafts including multiple versions of Nyoongah's biography (2 boxes).

Biography/History

Indigenous author, poet, commentator and activist. Further biographical information available online at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-489130

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 7600, MS Acc01.036, MS Acc13.042.

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-252692089

Related Material Mudrooroo Nyoongah interviewed by Diana Ritch; Located at; National Library of Australia Oral History collection ORAL TRC 2878.  Papers, 196-?-197-?; Located at; Library, University of Western Australia. 
Subjects Mudrooroo, 1938-2019 -- Archives.  |  Authors, Australian -- 20th century -- Archives.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Archives.  |  Australian literature -- Aboriginal Australian authors.  |  Australian literature -- 20th century.  |  Aboriginal Australians in literature.
Time Coverage 1979-2012 
Occupation Novelists.  |  Poets.  |  Dramatists.

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MS 7600 Special Coll. Reading Room - Limited deliveries - See staff
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MS Acc 13.042 Special Collections Reading Room - Prior notice required
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MS Acc01.036 Special Collections Reading Room - Prior notice required
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