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Stolen / Jane Harrison
Bib ID 55862
Format BookBook
Author
Harrison, Jane, 1960-
 
Edition Rev. ed. 
Description Strawberry Hills, N.S.W. : Currency Press, 2002 
36, xii p. : ill., ports. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 0868196800
Series

Current theatre series.

Summary

This play tells of five young aboriginal children forcibly removed from their parents, brought up in a repressive children's home and trained for domestic service and other menial jobs. Segregated from society from their earliest years, not all of them successfully manage their lives when released into the outside world.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians, Treatment of -- History -- 20th century -- Drama.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Removal -- Drama.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Government policy -- Drama.  |  Children, Aboriginal Australian -- Drama.  |  Child welfare - Children's homes.  |  Literature and stories - Plays.  |  Occupations - Domestic servants.  |  Child welfare - Child / parent separation - Stolen generations.
Other authors/contributors Playbox Theatre Company

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