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Colin Johnson Colin Johnson i(A34834 works by)
Writing name for: Mudrooroo
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Most Referenced Works


  • In 1988, Colin Johnson changed his name from Mudrooroo.

Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Dalwurra : The Black Bittern : A Poem Cycle Perth : University of Western Australia. Centre for Studies in Australian Literature , 1988 Z210544 1988 selected work poetry
1989 winner Western Australia Week Literary Award Poetry
y separately published work icon The Song Circle of Jacky and Selected Poems Melbourne : Hyland House , 1986 Z446635 1986 selected work poetry

'The thirty-five poem sequence, The Song Circle Of Jacky, stresses the importance of traditional values and reflects bitter protest and anger at the humiliation of Aborigines in modern Australia.' (Publication summary) 

1987 shortlisted National Book Council Award for Australian Literature
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