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y Wati Makutjara single work   prose   dreaming story  
Issue Details: First known date: 1992... 1992 Wati Makutjara
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'A long time ago there lived a man, his wife and his brother-in-law. Each morning that man used to get up and go hunting for kangaroo, but his brother-in-law stayed home. He was only good at digging wichetty grubs...'


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Language: English , Aboriginal Pitjantjatjara AIATSIS ref. (C6) (NT SG52-11)
Text in Pitjantjatjara language with English translation.
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    y Living Archive of Aboriginal Languages Charles Darwin University , Northern Territory : Charles Darwin University , 2014 7544524 2014 website prose 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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