Darryl Kickett

Darryl Kickett is a Nyungar man from Narrogin. He has managed community organisations serving land and primary health care needs, and was head of the Curtin University Centre for Aboriginal Studies. He currently leads community research for the Ancestors’ Words project.


Ancestors’ words

EssayNO ONE WAS surprised when, in 1977, the Western Australian Government put a blanket ban on its recently decommissioned Aboriginal archive and even threatened legal action against researchers. The archive was a ticking time bomb: the dutifully documented words...

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