Busting Five Myths About Cultural Safety

ACRAWSA is delighted to have been given permission by the Croakey website to republish an article written by Ruth DeSouza in response to the…

The Uluru Statement and Manus Island: How the settler colonial state of exception compounds race and the necessity for a Republic of Australia

Our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander tribes were the first sovereign Nations of the Australian continent and its adjacent islands, and possessed it under…

Because of Her We Can

The UN’s global theme for International Women’s Day is ‘Time is Now: Rural and urban activists transforming women’s lives’ which as Arrernte writer, Celeste Little,…

ACRAWSA gains permission to use Kaurna Language Words

As the Australian Critical Race and Whiteness Studies Association relaunches, we have sought strategies to centre the sovereignty of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander…

Radical Skin/Moderate Masks Book Launch

You are invited to attend the Sydney Book Launch for Yassir Morsi’s Radical Skin/Moderate Masks: De-radicalising the Muslim and Racism in Post-racial Societies. The author, Yassir…

African refugee communities and the imaginary threat of Black male youth

We have the honour of opening the Voice section of the ACRAWSA Blog with Atem Atem and Hafsa Hersi’s respective responses to the media frenzy recently unleashed by Federal and State politicians on the…

Call for Contributors to the ACRAWSA Blog

Welcome to the brand new blog of the Australian Critical Race & Whiteness Studies Association. This space is designed to give voice to academics, activists, and practitioners committed to Aboriginal and Torres…

‘Wrong to be White?’

ACRAWSA President, Alana Lentin was interviewed on the ABC Radio National Program, The Minefield. You can listen to the podcast here. Last year, former President, Aileen Moreton-Robinson was also interviewed on the…

CRAWS Journal Past Issues Are Now Available

ACRAWSA is proud to have published a free, open access peer reviewed journal via its website, the Critical Race and Whiteness Studies Journal (CRAWS). Due to the painstaking work of Emma Murphy,…

Migratory Austerity: Colonial Law’s Slow Violence

A word on Violence Having been asked to write a commentary on the current events taking place on Manus Island I am struck by how difficult it is to know where to…

Guests in the Master’s House

Following the publication of Australian Continental Philosophy, we sought Bryan Mukandi’s permission to re-post his reflections on the 2017 ASCP conference in Hobart. Our interest in seeking such permission traces back to…