The Danger Seed

Author: Liz Thompson, Wittadong Mulardy
Photography: Liz Thompson
Pages: First edition © 2011
24 p. : 21.5 x 28.5 cm.
Language: Karajarri, English
Publisher: Pearson Library

ISBN10: 1442562889 (pbk)
ISBN13: 9781442562882 (hbk)

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Synopsis

Bidydanga community is located 170km south of Broome, in the Kimberley region of Western Australia on Karajarri Country. Senior Karajarri Cultural Custodian Wittadong Mulardy, chose to share an important Karajarri Creation or Pukarrikarra (Dreamtime) story ‘The Danger Seed’. Traditionally spoken in Karajarri language it is told here in both English and Karajarri, language work by Maureen Yanawana. All illustrations were produced by First Nations young people in La Grange Remote Community School in Bidyandanga.