A wonderful man, who walked the cultural divide, and made …

Comment on Eagle and Crow: Andrew Spencer Japaljarri by Bob Beadman.

A wonderful man, who walked the cultural divide, and made huge contributions to both sides of it. Rest now.

Recent Comments by Bob Beadman

A songman for his place and time
Ted is clearly one who has achieved the status of LEGEND IN HIS OWN LIFETIME.

St Francis House: Excellence sought and achieved
The title of this article says it all. “Excellence” was achieved by the people who moved through St Francis House, and by three generations of Smiths as evidenced by this series.
The historical record is much enhanced by this work.

The Florence Nightingale from the bush
I greatly admire your work John. Not only have you honoured the amazing triumph over adversity of some Aboriginal people, but you have also honoured the missionaries into whose care children were placed.
The trend has been to vilify all those involved in the care of Stolen Generations.
Freda Glynn, to her great credit, spoke with love and appreciation about Sister Eileen Heath at the launch of a biography on her in Alice Springs.

The stolen child who went to university
Thanks John, for your sensitive tribute to a deserving man.

Suddenly everyone is talking about 1Territory
Who was it that said ‘the worst Northern Territory Government would be better than any administration from Canberra’?

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