The Resource Mayarni-kari Yurrk : more stories from Gurindji Country, edited by: Erika Charola and Felicity Meakins ; original photography: Brenda L Croft Nangari, Penny Smith

Mayarni-kari Yurrk : more stories from Gurindji Country, edited by: Erika Charola and Felicity Meakins ; original photography: Brenda L Croft Nangari, Penny Smith

Label
Mayarni-kari Yurrk : more stories from Gurindji Country
Title
Mayarni-kari Yurrk
Title remainder
more stories from Gurindji Country
Statement of responsibility
edited by: Erika Charola and Felicity Meakins ; original photography: Brenda L Croft Nangari, Penny Smith
Title variation
More stories from Gurindji country
Contributor
Contributor
Editor
Photographer
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • aus
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ANL
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English and Gurindji language
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1977-
  • 1964-
  • -2016
  • 1932-
  • 1942-
  • 1942-
  • 1940-
  • 1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Charola, Erika
  • Meakins, Felicity
  • Croft, Brenda L.
  • Smith, Penny
  • Wavehill, Ronnie
  • Danbayarri, Dandy
  • Bulngari, Blanche
  • Nyurrmiyarri, Pincher
  • Ryan, Banjo
  • Wadrill, Violet
  • Wavehill, Biddy
  • Ngarmeiye, Connie
  • Ngarnjal, Topsy Dodd
Series statement
Gurindji language and culture series
Series volume
book 2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Major
  • Boxer
  • Rarrawari, Tinker
  • Pannikin
  • Japalyi, Harry George
  • Danbayarri, Dandy
  • Ngarmeiye, Connie
  • Wavehill, Ronnie
  • Ryan, Banjo
  • Rangiari, Mick
  • Gurindji (Australian people)
  • Gurindji (Australian people)
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Dreamtime (Aboriginal Australian mythology)
  • Gurindji (Australian people)
Label
Mayarni-kari Yurrk : more stories from Gurindji Country, edited by: Erika Charola and Felicity Meakins ; original photography: Brenda L Croft Nangari, Penny Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • See also Yijarni : true stories from Gurindji country held in Language collection at L G942.095/1
  • "Historical accounts by Ronnie Wavehill, Dandy Danbayarri, Blanche Bulngari, Pincher Nyurrmiari, Banjo Ryan, Violet Wadrill, Biddy Wavehill Yamawurr, Connie Ngarmeiye and Topsy Dodd Ngarnjal" -- Title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Kurraj (Rainbow Serpent) : Tiniwanypa; Kurraj Halls Creek-kula (The Rainbow Snake at Halls Creek); When the floodwaters came to the Station; Kurraj-Seale-la: The Rainbow Serpent at Seale Gorge -- Dramas from the Dreamtime : Marlaluka (the old men); Paparlang purrupuru kirri-walija (Two brothers and the women); Ngamarlang purrupurru ngumpinwalija (A mother, her daughters and the men) -- Children in danger : Karnati : baby snatcher (and Boys find an eagle's nest); Happenings on Cattle Creek; Karu ngarlking (The greedy child) -- Outlaws: magnificent and mundane : Major; Commentary; Boxer; Commentary; Cattle thieves; Commentary -- Stations and settlement: Payback on Bony Bream Jangari; Waringarri on the western stations; Pannikin kills Janganpa's brother in a jealous fight on Inverway; Life in the stock camps -- Commentary -- The Afghans and drovers; Living in the Victoria River bed; Life in the Victoria River bed; Commentary -- Elders talk through the archives : Japalyi kills a bush blackfella; Japalyi meets some bush blackfellas; Jinpari Janama returns to life; How Tinker Rarrawari got his powers; Lost matches; How Hoppy Mick Rangiari Janama became lame -- Dandy's police tracker days; A conversation with Ronnie Wavehill : starting work, and a murder at Lajamanu; Confiscating guns from western stations; The cheeky Japanese policeman and the wanted man from Katherine; The cheeky Japanese policeman and the drinkers; The car thieves from Halls Creek; A new job at Maranboy, and two tragic murders; The search for Brisbane Sambo
Control code
000059950775
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm.
Extent
xiv, 250 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), maps (some colour), portraits (some colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)987792010
Label
Mayarni-kari Yurrk : more stories from Gurindji Country, edited by: Erika Charola and Felicity Meakins ; original photography: Brenda L Croft Nangari, Penny Smith
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • See also Yijarni : true stories from Gurindji country held in Language collection at L G942.095/1
  • "Historical accounts by Ronnie Wavehill, Dandy Danbayarri, Blanche Bulngari, Pincher Nyurrmiari, Banjo Ryan, Violet Wadrill, Biddy Wavehill Yamawurr, Connie Ngarmeiye and Topsy Dodd Ngarnjal" -- Title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 239) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Kurraj (Rainbow Serpent) : Tiniwanypa; Kurraj Halls Creek-kula (The Rainbow Snake at Halls Creek); When the floodwaters came to the Station; Kurraj-Seale-la: The Rainbow Serpent at Seale Gorge -- Dramas from the Dreamtime : Marlaluka (the old men); Paparlang purrupuru kirri-walija (Two brothers and the women); Ngamarlang purrupurru ngumpinwalija (A mother, her daughters and the men) -- Children in danger : Karnati : baby snatcher (and Boys find an eagle's nest); Happenings on Cattle Creek; Karu ngarlking (The greedy child) -- Outlaws: magnificent and mundane : Major; Commentary; Boxer; Commentary; Cattle thieves; Commentary -- Stations and settlement: Payback on Bony Bream Jangari; Waringarri on the western stations; Pannikin kills Janganpa's brother in a jealous fight on Inverway; Life in the stock camps -- Commentary -- The Afghans and drovers; Living in the Victoria River bed; Life in the Victoria River bed; Commentary -- Elders talk through the archives : Japalyi kills a bush blackfella; Japalyi meets some bush blackfellas; Jinpari Janama returns to life; How Tinker Rarrawari got his powers; Lost matches; How Hoppy Mick Rangiari Janama became lame -- Dandy's police tracker days; A conversation with Ronnie Wavehill : starting work, and a murder at Lajamanu; Confiscating guns from western stations; The cheeky Japanese policeman and the wanted man from Katherine; The cheeky Japanese policeman and the drinkers; The car thieves from Halls Creek; A new job at Maranboy, and two tragic murders; The search for Brisbane Sambo
Control code
000059950775
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm.
Extent
xiv, 250 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), maps (some colour), portraits (some colour)
System control number
(OCoLC)987792010

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