Langford Ginibi, Ruby (1934-2011)

Also known as
Anderson, Ruby Maude (1934-2011)
Ginibi, Ruby Langford (1934-2011)
Langford, Ruby (1934-2011)
Langford, Ruby Ginibi (1934-2011)
Langford, Ruby Maude (1934-2011)
Langford Ginibi, Ruby (-2011)
Field of activity
Author; Historian; Academic; Writer; non-artist/designer/curator; Aboriginal Rights Activist
Libraries Australia
http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35344433
NLA Persistent Identifier
https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-919282

Biographies

Ruby Langford Ginibi is an Indigenous Australian Author who is mentioned in 1 event in the AusStage database

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Ruby Langford Ginibi, born like so many of her race in humble circumstances, became locked in a cycle of poverty, racial violence and family disruption. She was to see two of her children killed and...

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AusStage

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)

  • (speaker of) Casino language E73

Australian Women's Register

Design and Art Australia Online

  • The Work of Art: Australian women writers and artists

Libraries Australia

  • (see also) Boxridge Mission

Resources for Ruby Langford Ginibi

Selected resources (16)

AusStage

  1. Ruby Langford Ginibi's network
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  2. Ruby Langford Ginibi's map
    See places of activity in the AusStage database.
  3. Don't Take Your Love to Town
    Langford Ginibi, Ruby (Author)
    [2012-11-29]
    A performance staged at the Belvoir Street Downstairs Theatre, Surry Hills, NSW

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)

  1. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Biographical Index (ABI) Entries

    Please be aware that some ABI records contain language, words or descriptions which may be considered offensive or distressing. These words reflect the attitude of the period in which the item was written and/or that of its author. Please also be aware that ABI records may contain references to deceased people which may cause sadness or distress.

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  2. Community Events 88. A guide to Bicentennial events. 1988 : 6-7. S_35.1/8
    Bicentenary '88.
    [1988]

    Summary: Autobiography to be published in 1988 by Penguin Books. Photograph.

    Place: New South Wales (NSW)

  3. Bicentennial preliminaries : Aboriginal women, newspapers and the politics of culture. Hecate
    Greenfield, Cathy and Peter Williams.
    [Vol. 13, no. 2 (1987/8), p. 86, 104,]

    Summary: Ruby is a writer and mother of nine children. She is the grand-daughter of one of Australia's first Aboriginal cricketers.

    Place: Coraki (NSW N Coast SH56-03); Bonalbo (NSW N Coast SH56-02); Sydney (NSW SI56-05)

  4. Deadly vibe
    [Iss. 113 (2006), p. 27,]

    Summary: Ruby Langford Ginibi; author and historian; elder of Bundjlung; 2005 Australia Council for the Arts Writers Emeritus Award presented at Sydney Writers Festival 2006

    Place: Sydney (NSW SI56-05)

    Language: Bundjalung / Banjalang people (E12) (NSW SH56-02);

  5. Spender, Dale. Heroines. Ringwood VIC : Penguin 1991. p129-130
    [1991]

    Summary: Brief biography. Discussess her second book My Bundjalung People

    Place: New South Wales (NSW); Victoria (Vic)

    Language: Bundjalung / Banjalang people (E12) (NSW SH56-02);

  6. Dawn 11(2) 1962 : 2
    [1962]
    Published: New South Wales. Aborigines Welfare Board.
    Series: Dawn : a magazine for the Aboriginal people of N.S.W (ISSN 0416-8003)
    Cover image

    Summary: Mentioned.

    Place: Coonabarabran (N NSW SH55-16)

     

     

     

  7. Dawn 12(3) 1963 : 7
    [1963]
    Published: New South Wales. Aborigines Welfare Board.
    Series: Dawn : a magazine for the Aboriginal people of N.S.W (ISSN 0416-8003)
    Cover image

    Summary: Won prize for essay, NADOC.

    Place: Coonabarabran (N NSW SH55-16)

     

     

     

  8. Taylor, Penny. Telling it like it is. Canberra, AIATSIS 1992 : 8
    [1992]

    Summary: Excert from radio interview discussing why she wrote down her stories.

    Place: Canberra (ACT SI55-16)

  9. Land Rights News. 2(12)January 1989 : 28. SF 26.8/1
    [1989]

    Summary: Discusses her book that relates her life as an Aborigine - racism and how she dealt with it.

    Place: Northern Territory (NT)

  10. North Coast women : a history to 1939.
    Berzins, Baiba Beata.
    [p. 90]
    Published: Sydney, NSW. : Royal Australian Historical Society, 1996,

    Summary: She was born near Coraki. Her grandfather told her stories and sang to her in Bundjalung when she was a young girl. She spent some time at Bonalbo, went to high school in Casino and wrote her autobiography in 1988: 'Don't Take Your Love to Town'; she has been writing regularly since then.

    Place: Coraki (NSW N Coast SH56-03); Casino (NSW N Coast SH56-03); Bonalbo (NSW N Coast SH56-02)

    Language: Bundjalung / Banjalang people (E12) (NSW SH56-02);

  11. Davis, Jack (ed.). Paperbark : A Collection Of Black Australian Writings. 1990 : 366. B D262.22P1
    [1990]

    Summary: Born on the Box Ridge Mission, Coraki, on the North Coast of New South Wales in 1934, Ruby grew up in Bonalbo and attended high school in Casino. A qualified clothing machinist, she has nine children who she raised mostly by herself, both in the bush around Coonabarabran and in Sydney. She tells the story of her life in her 1988 book, Dont Take Your Love To Town.

    Place: Coonabarabran (N NSW SH55-16); Bonalbo (NSW N Coast SH56-02); Box Ridge (Coraki, NSW N Coast SH56-03); Casino (NSW N Coast SH56-03); Coraki (NSW N Coast SH56-03); Sydney (NSW SI56-05)

    Language: Casino language E73;

Australian Women's Register

  1. Langford Ginibi, Ruby
    Published: National Foundation for Australian Women
    Series: IspartOf The Australian Women's Register
  2. The Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth-Century Australia
    Smart, Judith and Swain, Shurlee (eds.)
    [2014]
    Published: Australian Women's Archives Project

Resources by Ruby Langford Ginibi (43)

  1. [Miscellaneous texts]
    Ginibi, Ruby Langford, 1934-2011
    [ Unpublished : 2003 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 104,522.344)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 104,522.344)

  2. Ruby Langford Ginibi interviewed by Frank Heimans
    Ginibi, Ruby Langford, 1934-2011
    [ Sound : 2000 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 104,167.367)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 104,167.367)

  3. Ruby Langford Ginibi
    Film Australia
    [ Video, Government publication : 1996-2011 ]
    At 24 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 81,276.32)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 81,276.32)

  4. All my mob / Ruby Langford-Ginibi
    Ginibi, Ruby Langford, 1934-2011
    [ Book : 2007 ]
    At 100 libraries
    All my mob / Ruby Langford-Ginibi
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 79,591.094)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 79,591.094)

  5. Ruby Langford Ginibi : a lecture
    Ginibi, Ruby Langford, 1934-2011
    [ Video : 1998 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 72,943.617)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 72,943.617)

  6. Real deadly / Ruby Langford Ginibi
    Ginibi, Ruby Langford, 1934-
    [ Audio book, Book : 1992-2010 ]
    At 82 libraries
    Real deadly / Ruby Langford Ginibi
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71,048.055)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71,048.055)

  7. Ruby Langford Ginibi literary papers, 1984-1991
    Ginibi, Ruby Langford, 1934-2011
    [ Unpublished : 1984-1991 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70,452.008)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70,452.008)

  8. Ruby Langford Ginibi further papers, 1988-2011
    Ginibi, Ruby Langford, 1934-2011
    [ Photograph : 1988-2011 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70,055.07)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 70,055.07)

  9. [Ruby Langford Ginibi : Art & Artist Files (Australia and New Zealand)]
    Ginibi, Ruby Langford, 1934-
    [ Book : 1900 ]
    At Nat Gall Aus Res
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 69,899.594)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 69,899.594)

  10. Ruby Langford Ginibi further papers, 1930s-2007
    Ginibi, Ruby Langford, 1934-2011
    [ Unpublished : 2007 ]
    At State Library of NSW
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 68,518.992)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 68,518.992)

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  1. Interview with Ruby Langford Ginibi and Penny van Toorn
    Watson, Christine; Carole Ferrier
    [ Article, Book : 1999 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  2. It is our turn : an interview with Ruby Langford Ginibi / Caitlin McGrath and Philippa Sawyer
    McGrath, Caitlin
    [ Book : 1994 ]
    At AIATSIS Collections
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  3. Memory, music and displacement in the minor memoirs of Evelyn Crawford, Ruby Langford Ginibi and Lily Brett / by Gay Jennifer Breyley
    Breyley, Gay Jennifer
    [ Thesis, Article : 2005 ]
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    At 3 libraries
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  4. Discussion notes on Ruby Langford's Don't take your love to town / Lorna Lippmann
    Lippmann, Lorna
    [ Book : 1993 ]
    At 4 libraries
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  1. Ruby Langford Ginibi
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2006-2007 ]
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    At ABC Radio National
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  2. CLASSIC LNL: Ruby Langford Ginibi
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2011 ]
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    At ABC Radio National
    CLASSIC LNL: Ruby Langford Ginibi
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  3. Ruby Langford
    Kanopy Streaming Service
    [ Video : 1997-2013 ]
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  4. Ginibi : Ruby Langford Ginibi at La Trobe
    La Trobe University. School of English
    [ Video : 1997 ]
    At LaTrobe Uni Melb
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  1. Self-styled battler's rambling soap opera REAL DEADLY. By Ruby Langford Ginibi. Angus & Robertson. 111 pp. $12.95. WARDS OF THE STATE. By Robert Adamson. Angus & Robertson. 172pp. $14.95.
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 4 April 1992 p 8 Article
    ... judgment on Ruby Langford Ginibi's Real Deadly. One of a new Angus & Robertson series, Imprint Lives, this ... . Ruby Langford Ginibi has no similar story to tell. Clearly the role of author (as distinct from genial ... 652 words
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  2. Matters of the spirit in Australian verse
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 17 December 1994 p 50 Article Illustrated
    ... descendant of Sam Ander-son, one of two outstanding Ab-MY BUNDJALUNG PEOPLE. By Ruby Langford Ginibi ... RUBY LANGFORD first gained attention as a writ-er with her autobiography Don't Take Your Love To Town ... 1316 words
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  3. Re Publica edited by George Papaellinas Angus £ Robertson $16.95
    Tharunka (Kensington, NSW : 1953 - 2010) Tuesday 16 August 1994 p 44 Article Illustrated
    ... number of Aboriginal writers (including Ruby Langford Ginibi, Galarrwuy Yunupingu and Archie Roach ... 351 words
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  1. [Biographical cuttings on Ruby Langford Ginibi, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
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  2. Maralyn Parker papers written by and relating to Ruby Langford Ginibi, 1993-1995
    Parker, Maralyn
    [ Unpublished : 1993-1995 ]
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  3. Interviews by : Ruby Langford Ginibi, 19 May 1999 and July 2000
    [ Unpublished : 2000 ]
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  1. Ruby Langford Ginibi interviewed by Frank Heimans
    Heimans, Frank
    [ Periodical : 2000 ]
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  2. Ruby Langford Ginibi in conversation with Elizabeth Guy
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    [ Article : 1997 ]
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  3. Talking with Ruby Langford Ginibi
    Little, Janine
    Hecate
    [ Article, Photograph : 1994 ]
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    At Deakin Uni Inst Rep
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  4. Ruby Langford Ginibi (26 January 1934 - )
    Ferrier, C; S. Samuels
    [ Article : 2006 ]
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