Tasmania's Black War

Undermining the foundations of terra nullius

Greg Lehman is an Aboriginal Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Tasmania’s School of Geography and Spatial Sciences. His recent work includes lead curation of the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery’s first permanent Indigenous gallery, and the libretto for A Tasmanian Requiem, an oratorio exploring the moral dimensions of Tasmania’s Black War.

Card: Julie Gogh
The Crossing (Consequence of Chance)3, 2011, canvas tent with shadow cut-outs. Installation view, TMAG, Bond Store. Collection: Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery. Photo: Simon Cuthbert

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