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Main Program | Stephen Kinnane: Shadow Lines

01 Nov 2020 13:00 - 14:00
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https://www.ubudwritersfestival.com/.

Shadow Lines, Stephen Kinnane’s award-winning memoir, tells the story of Jessie Argyle, who was born in the remote East Kimberley and taken from her Aboriginal family at the age of five. It’s also the story of Edward Smith, a young Englishman escaping the rigid structures of London. Despite unrelenting surveillance and harassment, the Smith home was a center for Aboriginal cultural and social life for over 30 years.

Supported by Writing WA

Shadow Lines, memoar peraih penghargaan karya Stephen Kinnane, menceritakan kisah Jessie Argyle, yang lahir di kawasan terpencil Kimberley Timur dan diambil dari keluarga Aboriginnya pada usia lima tahun. Karya ini juga mengisahkan tentang Edward Smith, seorang pemuda Inggris yang melarikan diri dari kerasnya kehidupan London. Meskipun adanya pengawasan dan pelecehan yang tiada henti, rumah Smith adalah pusat bagi kehidupan sosial dan budaya Aborigin selama lebih dari 30 tahun.

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Stephen Kinnane

Stephen Kinnane is a Marda Marda from Miriwoong country in East Kimberley, Western Australia. He has been an active writer and researcher for more than 25 years, in addition to …



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