Indigenous Australian Drama: Decolonising Australian Stages

Maryrose Casey

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterpeer-review


Indigenous Australian drama holds an important place in Australian literature. As a body of work, Indigenous drama expresses unique and specific cultural heritages. Over the last forty years there have been hundreds of productions of several dozen plays by Indigenous writers. Several of these have toured extensively across Australia and the world.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationReading Down Under
Subtitle of host publicationAustralian Literary Studies Reader
EditorsAmit Sarwal , Reema Sarwal
Place of PublicationNew Delhi
PublisherSSS Publications
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)9788190228213, 8190228218
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameCinema, Literature & Culture Series


  • Australian cultural production
  • Aboriginal Australian cultural production
  • Torres Strait Islander cultural production
  • Indigenous Australian cultural production
  • Australian drama
  • Aboriginal Australian drama
  • Torres Strait Islander drama
  • Indigenous Australian drama


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