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  • Professor Marcia Langton

    Chair of Indigenous Studies and Associate Provost, University of Melbourne

  1. 5 December 2017 - Public Affairs

    What does strong political leadership in Australia look like?

    The University of Melbourne and the Susan McKinnon Foundation launch the McKinnon Prize in Political Leadership, honouring outstanding Australian politicians.

  2. Podcast22 September 2017 - The Policy Shop

    From the margins to the mainstream

    Professor Marcia Langton from the University of Melbourne on Indigenous activism, the positive impact of land rights and the Australia Day debate.

  3. 16 June 2017 - Under the Microscope

    A rolled gold genius

    The University of Melbourne's Professor Ian Anderson's determination and upbringing has earned him the Order of Australia for his service to Indigenous Affairs.

  4. 14 February 2017 - Public Affairs

    Closing the Gap – time for traction on the ground

    Time to take stock of Closing the Gap and focus on gaining traction on the ground – University of Melbourne Indigenous Affairs experts have their say.

  5. 8 December 2016 - Public Affairs

    New Indigenous middle class finds place in modern economy

    Stan Grant, in this edited extract of his 2016 Narrm Oration, reflects on the rise and rise of a prosperous and professional Indigenous middle class.

  6. 14 October 2016 - Learning & Teaching

    Investment to build new generation of leaders

    A US$50 million investment in societal change by Atlantic Philanthropies will create a new Leadership Fellowship program run by the University of Melbourne.

  7. 9 August 2016 - Public Affairs

    Garma 2016: Testing ground for new ideas and alliances

    The 18th Garma Festival, hosted by the Yolngu people of north-east Arnhem land, was again a celebration of Indigenous culture, politics and everyday life.

  8. 17 March 2016 - Big Read

    Closing the Gap – good policy or just target practice?

    On National Close the Gap Day, University of Melbourne experts assess the effectiveness of a governmental approach to targeting Indigenous disadvantage

  9. 19 November 2015 - Public Affairs

    From hunting to contracting

    Professor Marcia Langton's 2015 Narrm Oration outlines an Australian economy transformed and enhanced by Indigenous economic development

  10. 25 September 2015 - Humanities

    Pre-colonial Australia: natural wilderness or gentleman’s park?

    Indigenous scholar Marcia Langton rates Bill Gammage's exploration of Aboriginal land management, The Biggest Estate on Earth, as one of the great books.