Indigenous Placemaking in Central Melbourne: Representations, Practices and Creative Research
Grant number: LP100100805 | Funding period: 2010 - 2014
This project will contribute to making a place of belonging, gathering and cultural exchange for and with Indignenous Australians in Melbourne, through dialogic research processes aimed at generating a more inclusive and dynamic understanding of Indigenous identity. It will provide a platform for reconciliatory activities in Victoria with the support of Victorian Indigenous Communities, Reconciliation Victoria, and the Melbourne City Council and educate the public regarding the need for such a facility. It will increase Melbourne's national and international profile by contributing to the provision of a world class cultural centre that engages international tourists and informing future inst..View full description
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Alasdair Vance, Janet McGaw, Jo Winther, Moira Rayner, Selena White, Alison Smith
OBJECTIVE: Recently, Indigenous academics have evolved an Indigenist discourse that centralises Indigenous 'ways of knowing, being..