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y separately published work icon Marluwiya akwa Dukwururrkwa single work   picture book   children's   Indigenous story  
Alternative title: Emu and Brolga
Issue Details: First known date: 1979... 1979 Marluwiya akwa Dukwururrkwa
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The Brolga and the Emu tells the story of how the Brolgas got its red marks on the sides of their heads and how the emu got his lump on his back. (Source: Djugurba : Tales from the Spirit Time, 1974:38-41)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: Aboriginal Anindilyakwa AIATSIS ref. (N151) (NT SD53-12) Northern Territory Groote Eylandt
Notes:
In Anindilyakwa text only.
    • Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, East Arnhem Land, Arnhem Land, Top End, Northern Territory,: Angurugu Community Library , 1979 .
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      Extent: 5 unpagedp.
      Description: col. illus.
      Note/s:
      ISBN: 0869072579
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    y separately published work icon Living Archive of Aboriginal Languages Charles Darwin University , Northern Territory : Charles Darwin University , 2014 7544524 2014 website series - publisher Indigenous story

    'The Living Archive of Aboriginal Language is a digital archive of endangered literature in Australian Indigenous languages from around the Northern Territory.' This archive connects to the people and communities where the literature was created, allowing for collaborative research work with Indigenous authorities and communities.

    Clicking on the website's map to enter the archive, opens hundreds of items in 25 languages from all over the Northern Territory. The Website gives comprehensive instructions on the use of the site for Linguists, Communities, teachers, and students and/or researchers. (Source: LAAL Website)

    Northern Territory : Charles Darwin University , 2014
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