Shaun "Silk" Burgoyne and Professor Eleanor Bourke
Shaun Burgoyne talks about his career in the AFL, as well as his new book ‘Silk: Football, Family, Respect’; and Wergaia/Wamba Wamba woman and Chair of the Yoo-rrook Justice Commission, Professor Eleanor Bourke, talks about the Commission’s strategic priorities which will guide its task of investigating ongoing injustices faced by First Nations people. With presenter Daniel James. Website: https://www.rrr.org.au/explore/programs/the-mission
Newly Appointed Chair of Victoria's Historic Truth-Telling Commission, the Yoo-rrook Justice Commission, Professor Eleanor Bourke, discusses the importance of truth-telling for our collective history; and Ian Hamm, Chair of the Board of Directors at First Nations Foundation, discusses his recent article for The Age in which he outlines why it is so crucial to move the conversation about truth telling from a place of deficit. With presenter Daniel James. Website: https://www.rrr.org.au/explore/programs/the-mission
New Encounters Eleanor Bourke and Rodney Carter presentation
National Museum of Australia – Audio on demand program
Date recorded: 18 March 2016. Wergaia woman Eleanor Bourke and Dja Dja Wurrung man Rodney Carter on the rights and responsibilities of traditional owners in Victoria and the fight for the return of cultural materials including a bark etching on show in Encounters.