Jeanie Bell Jeanie Bell i(A61128 works by)
Born: Established: 1949 Brisbane, Queensland, ;
Gender: Female
Heritage: Aboriginal ; Aboriginal Jagara / Yuggera people ; Aboriginal Butchulla/Batjala/Badtjala
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Jeanie Bell is a Murri woman from South East Queensland, who identifies with the Yuggera tribe of the Brisbane Valley and the Dulingbara clan group from Fraser Island. She is a community linguist who has been working with the revival and maintenance of Aboriginal languages for many years. She has also been involved in researching the Aboriginal history of South East Queensland and has had her work published in journals and has delivered conference papers.

Since 2003, Bell has been primarily working with authors from the Koorawinga Aboriginal Corporation to publish bilingual children's books in Butchulla language and English.

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