Djulpan

Author: Liz Thompson, Djungadjunga Yunupingu
Photography: Liz Thompson
Pages: First edition © 2011
24 p. : 21.5 x 28.5 cm.
Language: Djambarrpuynu, English
Publisher: Pearson Library

ISBN10: 1442562897 (pbk)
ISBN13: 9781442562899 (hbk)

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Synopsis

This story is from Waramirri Country in Arnhem Land in the Northern Territory. Senior Gumatj Cultural Custodian Djungadjunga Yunupingu helped to share this important Warramirri Creation story ‘ Djulpan’ from the Yirritja Clans of north-east Arnhem Land. Traditionally spoken in Waramirri language it is told here in both English and Djambarrpuyngu, language work by Helen Rrikawuku Yunupingu. All illustrations were produced by First Nations young people at Shepherdson College in Galiwin’ku on Elcho Island.