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Yijarni: True stories from Gurindji country

Ambelin Kwaymullina

Abstract


Yijarni: True Stories from Gurindji Country is a collection of oral histories told by the Gurindji people of the Victoria River District of the Northern Territory of Australia. It offers a set of compelling narratives that speak to the deep relationships of Gurindji people to their homeland, to the terror and hardships of colonial times, and to the broader context that would ultimately inform an iconic event in Australian legal history, the Gurindji Walk Off.


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