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Lisa Jackson interviewed by Frank Heimans in the Australian generations oral history project
Bib ID 6252067
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [spoken word]
Author
Jackson, Lisa, 1972-, Interviewee
 
Online Access
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2012 
3 sound files (approximately 245 min.) 
Series

Australian generations oral history project.

Technical Details

Mode of access: Online. 

Summary

Lisa Jackson, born in Surry Hills, NSW, speaks about her Aboriginal Australian background; her extensive family history; her childhood in Perth, WA; Bundjalung Country; her beliefs; concept of family; her father’s career; her father’s death and burial; her mother’s career; Stolen Generations; 1967 Referendum; her grandparents; sexuality; religion; Aboriginal spirituality, the Dreaming; her trip to Israel; Moore River Mission, WA; moving to Sydney; family meals; housing and accommodation; discrimination; health; Aboriginal health standards in Perth; her interests; her travels within Australia and overseas; her parents; AFL and its Aboriginal history; Sydney Olympics; Corroboree 2000 and Bridge Walks for Reconciliation; her indigenous culture and heritage; her identity; Aborigines Act 1905; her schooling and education; Bidwell Primary School; Deakin University; the role of arts in her life; politics; Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody; political activism; the false concept of Terra Nullius; Aboriginal rights and political movements; her career; working with NSW Police Force; young Aboriginal offenders; work ethics; social mobility; relationships; her views on Generation X; status of women; the impact of technology on her life; her role models and influences; her outlook on the future.

Notes

Catalogue record generated as part of a batch load.

Recorded on 22 June and 2 July 2012 in Sydney, New South Wales.

Index/Finding Aid Note 106 page uncorrected transcript. 
Subjects Jackson, Lisa, 1972- -- Interviews.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Interviews.  |  Generation X -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Generation X -- Australia -- Attitudes.  |  Youth workers -- New South Wales -- Interviews.  |  Social case work -- New South Wales.
Occupation Youth workers.
Other authors/contributors Heimans, Frank, 1943-, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 6300/76
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ORAL TRC 6300/76 (transcript)
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ORAL TRC 6300/76 (summary)
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