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Birrka marnini : making things Mudburra / Shannon Kulngankarri Dixon, Wendy Hughes, Janey Walanyku Lunjabirni Dixon, Raymond Dimakarri Dixon, Maureen Bill, Sarah Bill, Raylene Bill, Susan Kingston, Johnny Devlin Nangkurrunyungu, Amanda Hamilton-Hollaway, David Osgarby, Rob Pensalfini and Felicity Meakins
Bib ID 7896288
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Description Batchelor, NT : Batchelor Institute Press, 2019 
©2019 
ix, 85 pages : coloured illustrations, colour portraits, colour map ; 23 x 29 cm. 
ISBN 9781741310023 (hardback)
1741310024 (hardback)
Summary

Mudburra country is located in the middle of the Northern Territory. Our people live in Elliott and Marlinjaand further away in Top Springs, Yarralin and Kalkaringi. In this book, we show you how we prepare some bush medicines, such as bush vicks, and how we collect different tucker, such as hunting turkeys and collecting mussels. We also show you some of our country at Narrwan.

Full contents
  • Preface
  • Kandirri (Bread)
  • Mulurrmi, Bijiwuna (Turpentine tree and Salty tree)
  • Manyanyi (Bush Vicks)
  • Kurrkabadi 1 (Bush Turkey)
  • Kurrkabadi 2 (Bush Turkey)
  • Narrwan (Murranji outstation)
  • Marlangayi (Mussels)
  • Birrka Ngangadarra (Making animals).
 
Notes

Text in Mudburra and English.

NLApp82180

Subjects Mudburra language (C25) (NT SE53-05)  |  Mudburra people (C25) (NT SE53-05)  |  Language & Linguistics.  |  Mudburra language.  |  Wild foods -- Australia.  |  Cooking (Natural foods) -- Australia.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Food.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Ethnobiology -- Northern Territory.  |  Mudbarra (Australian people) -- Ethnobiology -- Northern Territory -- Elliott Region.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Hughes, Wendy, author  |  Dixon, Janey Walanyku Lunjabirni, author  |  Dixon, Raymond Dimakarri, author  |  Bill, Maureen, author  |  Bill, Sarah, author  |  Bill, Raylene, author  |  Kingston, Susan, author  |  Nangkurrunyungu, Johnny Devlin, author  |  Hamilton-Hollaway, Amanda, photographer  |  Osgarby, David, photographer  |  Pensalfini, Robert J., author, photographer  |  Meakins, Felicity, author  |  Frederickson, Elise, photographer  |  Smith, Yasmin, photographer  |  Batchelor Institute Press, issuing body  |  Papulu Apparr-Kari Aboriginal Corporation  |  ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language  |  Australian Research Council

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