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Elfie Shiosaki

Elfie Shiosaki is Noongar and Yaruwu writer and is a lecturer in Indigenous Rights, Policy and Governance at the School of Indigenous Studies at the University of Western Australia. Her research and teaching explores: histories of advocacy by Indigenous people for human rights; Indigenous understandings of rights; and the significance of Indigenous storytelling for rights discourses. Dr Shiosaki completed a PhD (Political Science and International Relations) on nation-building in post-conflict societies in 2015.

maar bidi: Carving Sovereignty and Desire in Indigenous Youth Storytelling

Academia has inherited a long history of non-Indigenous people speaking for Indigenous people.

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