JCU Events Mabo Lecture

JCU Events

Thu, 27 May 2021

Mabo Lecture


When: 27 May 2021, 6pm

Where: Online

Indigenous Heroes and Heroines - The missing profiles of Australian history

In this lecture, Emeritus Professor John Maynard pays tribute to Koiki Eddie Mabo, by highlighting forgotten heroes and heroines of Indigenous history. Focusing on the lives and times of three courageous historical figures, sports star Dave Sands, political activist Jane Duren, and war hero Douglas Grant, this lecture will reveal the importance of uncovering and understanding the richness of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history.

Contact details:

JCU Indigenous Education & Research Centre | 07 4781 5212