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Sandra Hill interviewed by John Bannister in the Bringing Them Home after the Apology oral history project [sound recording]
Bib ID 4893205
Format AudioAudio [sound recording]
Author
Hill, Sandra, 1951-, Interviewee
 
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Description 2010 
1 sound file (ca. 161 min.) 
Series

Bringing Them Home after the Apology oral history project.

Summary

Sandra Hill talks about being interviewed in 1999 for the Bringing them home oral history project; teaching people about the stolen generation; getting the message out through her art work; her celebration of being Nyoongah; an International art project proposed in New York with native American women; John Howard and the sorry debate; Kevin Rudd and the Apology, her memories of Wednesday 13 February 2008; white people embracing Indigenous people; Piers Akerman; the apology and symbolism; The Aborigines Act 1905 (WA); the rights and the interventions into Aboriginal communities; her father's ex-servicemen's grave; memories of ANZAC day; reconciliation and compensation; the stories in her art; her grandchildren; migrants giving up their cultural beliefs; racism and the burkah; using art as therapy.

Notes

Interviewed for the Bringing Them Home oral history in 1999 and held at ORAL TRC 5000/64.

Recorded on 14 May 2010 in Perth, W.A.

Digital master available National Library of Australia;

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (2 p.) 
Subjects Hill, Sandra, 1951- -- Interviews.  |  Artists, Aboriginal Australian -- Western Australia -- Interviews.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy -- Western Australia.  |  Art, Aboriginal Australian.  |  Apologies -- Australia.
Occupation Artists.
Other authors/contributors Bannister, John (William John Egerton), 1967-, Interviewer

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