The Warlpiri Picture Dictionary is part of an innovative series of illustrated Aboriginal language dictionaries. This picture dictionary is a valuable resource for school children and their teachers, for Warlpiri speakers wanting to learning Warlpiri literacy, and for anyone wanting to learn about the Warlpiri language of Central Australia.
RRP: AUD$ 29.95 (inc GST)
The Warlpiri heartland is in the Tanami Desert, to the north-west of Alice Springs in Australia’s Northern Territory, though most Warlpiri speakers now live in the four communities of Lajamanu, Nyirrpi, Yuendumu and Willowra. Warlpiri is spoken as a first language by almost three thousand Aboriginal people.
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This is a struggle against all odds – a story of heroes, densely populated with strong characters, both for and against the Imparja’s existence and its survival. Wendy Bell tells the story with all its twists, reversals and passions.
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An addition to the Angkitja products (diary, calendar and greeting cards), the A4 Angkitja Journal maintains the same high production values and rich content of its sister publications, and showcases the culture and art of Central Australia.