palawa kani: Expressing the power of language in art and the museum context

Zoe Rimmer is a pakana basket weaver, beginner shell stringer, Senior Curator of Indigenous Cultures at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, and Senior Indigenous Research Scholar at the University of Tasmania focusing on repatriation and First Nations museology.

Theresa Sainty is a Pakana woman, an Aboriginal Linguistic Consultant for the Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre (TAC) with the palawa kani Language Program and a Senior Indigenous Research Scholar at the University of Tasmania. Theresa is also a member of the First Languages Australia (FLA) committee.

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