Comic book made by Streetwize Comics

Made by Streetwize Comics Ltd in Australia, Oceania, 1997.

Founded in 1984, Streetwize Comics produces free educational comics for young people covering a wide range of issues. The comics communicate important messages in an easy-to-read format that young people can relate to, particularly disadvantaged youth. The comics, as well as other material including posters and educators’ notes, deal with topics such as health and safety, legal issues, racism, sexual harassment, domestic violence, homosexuality, housing, employment, gambling, drug and alcohol ab...


Comic book, 'It's not right!', paper, Streetwize Comics, Australia, 1999

Landscape-format comic book with a colour illustration of two young Indigenous Australian women and their children on the cover. The cover also bears the text 'It's not right!' in blue print on a pink ground. The internal pages feature black and white illustrations and discusses domestic violence in Aboriginal communities.


148 mm
210 mm


The comic book was written by Suzanne Ingram, illustrated by Ross Carnsew and researched by Gayle Kennedy. It was produced in April 1999 by Steetwize Comics Ltd with financial assistance provided by the New South Wales Government's Casino Community Benefit Fund and the Commonwealth Government's Office of the Status of Women, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet.
Streetwize Comics Ltd 1997


Gift of Streetwize Comics Ltd, 2000
24 November, 2000

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