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January 29, 2016

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Through the Cultural Fund, Copyright Agency supports a wide variety of projects assisting writers, artists, publishers and the Australian cultural community to deliver new work and fresh initiatives.

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Anita Heiss

"I want to create resources that encourage young Aboriginal people to read."

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