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The rain history / told and sung by Mick McLean Irinyili ; recorded and translated by Luise Hercus ; edited by Colin Macdonald who has also made the maps ; musical notation by Grace Koch
Bib ID 7578129
Format BookBook [text, notated music, computer disc]
Author
Hercus, L. A. (Luise Anna), 1926-2018 translator, author, recordist
 
Description [Canberra] : [Luise Anna Hercus], 2017 
1 computer disc (127 pages) : colour illustrations, colour maps, music; 12 cm 
Technical Details

audio file : CD audio 

data file : PDF 

program file 

Full contents
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. The earlier stories: The Two Rain-Boys and the Thieving Perentie
  • 3. The Karringala verses
  • 4. The rain comes to the Peake
  • 5. It's raining
  • 6. Anintyola
  • A. The origin of the Wilyaru
  • B. The rain story from Thantyi-wanparda
  • C. Data from Ruether's work: C1. The myth of the origin of the Wilyaru rite, C2: Connections to the rain
  • D. Gazetteer of Rain History places
 
Notes

"HTML version for screen viewing with links to sound files of the songs, typset in Alegraya Sans"-- page [5].

"This DVD is designed to be played in a computer. Most DVD players will be unable to play it".

Digital content preserved.

Subjects Songs, Aboriginal Australian.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Songs and music.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Folklore.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Irinyili, Mick McLean, author  |  Macdonald, Colin, editor  |  Koch, Grace, transcriber

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