Cover Image

Black Words White Page

Adam Shoemaker

Published by ANU E Press
The Australian National University
Canberra ACT 0200, Australia
Previously published by Universit of Queensland Press
Box 42, St Lucia, Queensland 4067, Australia

National Library of Australia Cataloguing-in-publication entry.

Shoemaker, Adam, 1957- .
Black words, white page : Aboriginal literature 1929-1988.

New ed.
Includes index.
ISBN 0 9751229 5 9 (Print)
ISBN 0 9751229 6 7 (Online)

1. Australian literature - Aboriginal authors - History and
criticism. 2. Australian literature - 20th century -
History and criticism. I. Title.

All rights reserved. You may download, display, print and reproduce this material in unaltered form only (retaining this notice) for your personal, non-commercial use or use within your organization.

All electronic versions prepared by UIN, Melbourne
Cover design by Brendon McKinley with an illustration by William Sandy, Emu Dreaming at Kanpi, 1989, acrylic on canvas, 122 x 117 cm. The Australian National University

First edition 1989 Adam Shoemaker
Second edition 1992 Adam Shoemaker
This edition 2004 ANU E Press