Recent Publications

  • When Jasmine and her mother, Della, take the overseas trip of a lifetime, they discover that the past is never quite behind them. When Indigenous lawyer Jasmine decides to take her mother, Della, on a tour of England’s most revered literary sites, Jasmine hopes it will bring them closer together and help…

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  • A vital Indigenous perspective on colonial storytelling. Aboriginal lawyer, writer and filmmaker Larissa Behrendt has long been fascinated by the story of Eliza Fraser, who was purportedly captured by the Butchulla people after she was shipwrecked on their island off the Queensland coast in 1836. In this deeply personal book, Behrendt uses…

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  • About Me

    Larissa Behrendt – a Euahleyai / Gamillaroi woman – is an award winning author and an award winning filmmaker. She is the author of several books and writes and directs for film and television. She is also a lawyer and an academic based at the University of Technology Sydney. She is the…

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  • Upcoming Events

    My latest film, You Can Go Now, can be seen on DocPlay. 

    I was the Series Director for The First Inventors, which can be seen on SBS on Demand or 10Play. 

    You can hear me each week on Speaking Out on ABC Radio – and it’s on podcast too!

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