Balaton-Chrimes, Sam 2021 Welcome?, sound recording, [Australia], ADI.

Attached Files
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads

Title Welcome?
Creator(s) Balaton-Chrimes, SamORCID iD for Balaton-Chrimes, Sam orcid.org/0000-0002-7917-2846
Year presented 2021
Description of audio 6 x Podcast episodes
Publisher ADI
Place of publication [Australia]
Keyword(s) colonialism
Indigenous Australia
Papua New Guinea
Notes Welcome? is a podcast telling stories about colonised landscapes, and the people who meet in them. In this series, we talk about the difficult work of relationships between colonised, coloniser, and the many who fall outside of these categories, in three different contexts across the globe: Australia, Papua New Guinea and Kenya. We tell stories from our work as academic researchers, stories about real people in real places. In Naarm (Melbourne), where we are based, you often see ‘Wominjeka’ translated as ‘welcome’. It’s a Wurundjeri [link to acknowledgement page?] word – the language of the Indigenous custodians of this land - but welcome isn’t a precise enough translation. It actually means ‘come with purpose’. It’s communicating something deeper than just ‘come on in, make yourself at home’ – and it definitely doesn’t mean ‘you’re welcome to something’ – to land, to people, to places, to resources. And it doesn’t mean you’re welcome forever. In this podcast, we are asking the questions: who is welcome and where? Who does the welcoming? And on what and whose terms? And, of course, who is not welcome? Deciding to make our title a question – it’s intentional. Our stories help us explore different ways of accepting a welcome, offering one, refusing one, or being alert to being unwelcome, and what we can do with such a situation. We invite you to join us as we try to work out what that question mark after ‘welcome’ might mean for us, and for you.
Language eng
Indigenous content off
HERDC Research category JR4 Recorded or Rendered Creative Works – Digital creative work
Scale medium
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30156687

Unless expressly stated otherwise, the copyright for items in DRO is owned by the author, with all rights reserved.

Version Filter Type
Citation counts: TR Web of Science Citation Count  Cited 0 times in TR Web of Science
Scopus Citation Count Cited 0 times in Scopus
Google Scholar Search Google Scholar
Access Statistics: 10 Abstract Views, 1 File Downloads  -  Detailed Statistics
Created: Tue, 12 Oct 2021, 16:24:12 EST

Every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that permission has been obtained for items included in DRO. If you believe that your rights have been infringed by this repository, please contact drosupport@deakin.edu.au.