'A terrific book . . . a very original and stimulating depiction of the way Australians are coming to terms with the indigenous challenge.' -- Dr Tim Rowse, University of Sydney
'An excellent contribution to current discussions of the place of Aboriginality in the life of the Australian nation . . . I find its central arguments innovative, thoughtful and fundamentally right.' -- Professor Dipesh Chakrabarty, South Asian Languages and Civilisations, University of Chicago
About the Author
Ken Gelder teaches English and Cultural Studies at the University of Melbourne. His previous books include Atomic Fiction: The Novels of David Ireland (1993) and Reading the Vampire (1994). Jane M. Jacobs teaches Geography and Environmental Studies at the University of Melbourne. She is the author of Edge of Empire: Postcolonialism and the City (1996).