16th Vincent Lingiari Memorial Lecture by Professor Larissa Behrendt


Add to calendar

Presenter:  Office of the Pro Vice-Chancellor Indigenous Leadership

Date: Aug 11, 2016

Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Contact person:  Melissa Royle
T: 08 8946 6773
E: Melissa.Royle@cdu.edu.au

Location:  CDU Amphitheatre, Casuarina campus

16th Vincent Lingiari Memorial Lecture

by Professor Larissa Behrendt

 

‘Fifty Years since Wave Hill: Vincent Lingiari and the Heartland Legacy‘

Fifty years ago, Vincent Lingiari led an Indigenous walk off from the Wave Hill station
that has become one of the most important political moments in contemporary Australian history.

It was a protest movement that did not just have deep symbolic value but also had a profound intellectual base.