Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australia is made up of many different and distinct groups, each with their own culture, customs, language and laws. To understand more and appreciate the diversity of both cultures, you may explore the map of Indigenous Australia to assist in paying respect to Indigenous authors throughout assignments and reasearch.
UQ is committed to further developing and maintaining an, equitable, diverse and inclusive place of work and study. By practising the principles of equity, diversity and inclusion we seek to create a vibrant and inclusive environment that allows ideas to flourish, people to be empowered and communities to grow. Inclusive language is an important aspect of practising diversity and inclusion.
Provides guidelines to help writers, editors, and publishers produce material that reflects Indigenous people in an appropriate and respectful manner. Gregory Younging, a member of the Opaskwayak Cree Nation in Northern Manitoba, has been the managing editor of Theytus Books, the first Aboriginal-owned publishing house in Canada, for over 13 years.