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By Fiona Wirrer-George Oochunyung

ISBN-10: 0702239178

ISBN-13: 9780702239175

Growing up at the west coast of Queensland’s Cape York Peninsula within the Seventies and Eighties, Fiona Wirrer-George Oochunyung had an idyllic conventional existence. on the age of sixteen, she moved to Sydney to wait the NAISDA Dance university, the place she studied with the mythical web page brothers. As a tender girl, she carves out a delicate courting along with her absent father, inspiring her to raised comprehend her Austrian ancestry and the way it meshes together with her Indigenous id. The version of a latest lady, the writer stocks the fun and demanding situations that include starting to be up in a divided group during this strong and candid memoir and gives a unprecedented perception into the burgeoning years of the modern Indigenous dance movement.

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