Bindimayi's Song About Country single work   poetry   "Martanga-ullu-la tharkiart marna kuwarnha-la putarri"
Issue Details: First known date: 2001... 2001 Bindimayi's Song About Country
AustLit is a subscription service. The content and services available here are limited because you have not been recognised as a subscriber. Find out how to gain full access to AustLit

Notes

  • Guruma language is from the Pilbara region of Western Australia.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First line of verse: "When I come back to my country"
Language: Aboriginal Kurrama AIATSIS ref. (W36) (WA SF50-11). There may be as many as five variations of Kurrama being Yarnarri, Yinyjiwarnti Kurrama, Mijirranypa, Marntartka and Ngamangamara: http://www.wangkamaya.org.au/pilbara-languages/kurrama-overview (These variations not yet added to AustLit.) , English
Last amended 21 Feb 2011 11:43:19
Newspapers:
    Powered by Trove
    X