Truth telling in Australia's historical narrative

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Iva Mencevska


As it stands, the Australian narrative solely reflects the truth of the European settler with little acknowledgement of the truths of First Nations people. In light of Australia’s most recent truth telling project, this essay explores various truth telling projects throughout Australian history, their impact on the national narrative and critically examines the political goal of reconciliation.

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Mencevska, I. (2020). Truth telling in Australia’s historical narrative. NEW: Emerging Scholars in Australian Indigenous Studies, 5(1).