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The first person voice in museums


Caution: This exhibition and website includes images and names of deceased people that may cause distress to
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Flinders Island

Tasmanian Aborigine Tony Brown, Senior Curator of Indigenous Cultures at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery from 1997 to 2015 and a descendant of Mannalargenna, shares his thoughts on how important it is for museums in Australia to tell stories about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples using the first person voice.