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y separately published work icon Jumangkarni Wimi : Dreaming Stories from the Desert anthology   prose   dreaming story  
Alternative title: Dreaming Stories from the Desert
Issue Details: First known date: 2003... 2003 Jumangkarni Wimi : Dreaming Stories from the Desert
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'A collection of stories made by Bruce Thomas, a Nyangumarta elder from the Great Sandy Desert region of WA. This books brings together Dreamtime stories from the area written in the languages of Manyjilyjarra and Warnman' (Source: Publisher's website)

Notes

  • Text in several Aboriginal languages with English translation.

Contents

* Contents derived from the South Hedland, Pilbara area, North Western Australia, Western Australia,:Wangka Maya Pilbara Aboriginal Language Centre , 2003 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Piyarrku : The Galahs, Waka Taylor , single work prose dreaming story (p. 11-12)
Lungkurta Kamu Mulyamiji : The Bluetongue and the Shingleback, Waka Taylor , single work prose dreaming story (p. 13-14)
Jamujarrapula Yanama : Grandfather and Grandson, Muuki Taylor , single work prose dreaming story (p. 15-19)
Kinyu : Well 35, Nora Nyangapa , single work oral history (p. 20-26)
Bullockukurlululanyajuya Katingu : Taken by Drovers, Nora Nyangapa , single work oral history (p. 27-32)
Yaparlirrapula Nyinama : Grandmother and Grandson, Muuki Taylor , single work prose dreaming story (p. 33-36)
Wiirnukurrujununja Pirnki, Daphne Robinson , single work oral history (p. 37-38)
Wirrimirnti : The Nightjar, Waka Taylor , single work prose dreaming story (p. 39-41)
Kanarna Ngarrin : I'm Still Awake, Muuki Taylor , single work prose dreaming story (p. 42-45)
Kanaji Kujarra : The Two Pythons, Frank French , single work prose dreaming story (p. 46-51)
Wampi, Minyawu Miller , single work prose dreaming story (p. 52-55)
Mantipa Kujarra : The Two Ant Mounds, Minyawu Miller , single work prose dreaming story (p. 56-61)
Kalyu : Water, Minyawu Miller , single work prose dreaming story (p. 62-64)
Pakuji : The Fox, Minyawu Miller , single work prose dreaming story (p. 65-66)
Wirlarra : The Moon, Minyawu Miller , single work prose dreaming story (p. 67)
Kayirrirtipa Jartikila : The Bearded Dragon and the Military Dragon, Minyawu Miller , single work prose dreaming story (p. 68-70)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: Aboriginal Manyjilyjarra AIATSIS Code: A51.1 WA , Aboriginal Warnman AIATSIS ref. (A62) (WA SF51-11) , English
Notes:
Aboriginal Manyjilyjarra and Warnman languages with English translations.
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