By Fiona Wirrer-George Oochunyung

Growing up at the west coast of Queensland’s Cape York Peninsula within the Seventies and Nineteen Eighties, Fiona Wirrer-George Oochunyung had an idyllic conventional existence. on the age of sixteen, she moved to Sydney to wait the NAISDA Dance collage, the place she studied with the mythical web page brothers. As a tender lady, she carves out a delicate dating 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 thrill and demanding situations that include turning out to be up in a divided group during this robust and candid memoir and gives an extraordinary perception into the burgeoning years of the modern Indigenous dance movement.

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