142 Susie Anderson - Passing Shades


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Susie explores the ways that Aboriginal people, especially women, continue to be Othered by white-colonial ways of seeing.

Susie Anderson is a Koori writer from western Victoria who lives and works in Sydney. Her writing typically focuses on erasure of Indigenous narratives throughout Victoria and Australia, and attempts to reconnect within this fragmentation. She has been published in publications like The Lifted Brow, Rabbit Poetry, un magazine and was part of the anthology Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia.

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