Content tagged with Indigenous languages

Hearing Histories of the western Pilbara seminar

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Video - 17 Nov 2017

Arthur Capell and language codes

For many years, AIATSIS has been looking after Arthur Capell’s archive of over 230 reels that contain language recordings. Among these are...

Blog post - 11 Oct 2016

Language revitalisation on the agenda in Inner Mongolia

Dr Marmion with a singer of traditional Mongolian ‘throat-singing’ (or khoomei) receiving a free lesson. Dr Doug Marmion, Research Fellow,...

News - 23 Jul 2015

AIATSIS map of Indigenous Australia

Move your cursor over any area of the map to reveal the 'magnifying glass' circle. Scroll your mouse wheel to zoom in or out within the magnifying...

Explore article - 3 Jun 2015

Sharing knowledge on Mother Language Day

The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) through its digitisation program has unearthed the historically...

News - 2 Mar 2015

Community, identity, wellbeing: The report of the Second National Indigenous Languages Survey

In 2007, National Geographic published a map of the top five language endangerment hotspots (Anderson and Harrison 2007) and tragically ...

Publication or resource - 16 Feb 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 2, 2007

Abstracts for Issue 2, 2007 Musical and linguistic perspectives on Aboriginal song Allan Marett and Linda Barwick Song brings language and...

Publication or resource - 16 Feb 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 1, 2009

Abstracts for Issue 1, 2009 Social Engineering and Indigenous Settlement: Policy and demography in remote Australia John Taylor In recent...

Publication or resource - 15 Feb 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 1, 2011

Abstracts for Issue 1, 2011 Youth media as cultural practice: Remote Indigenous youth speaking out loud Inge Kral The rapid development of new...

Publication or resource - 15 Feb 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 2, 2012

Abstracts for Issue 2, 2012 A profile of gambling behaviour and impacts among Indigenous Australians attending a cultural event in New South Wales...

Publication or resource - 15 Feb 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 1, 2014

Abstracts for Issue 1, 2014 Wal-Walang-al Ngardanginy: hunting the songs (of the Australian south-west)  Clint Bracknell, The University of...

Publication or resource - 15 Feb 2015

Cass - no saucepan diver

Aboriginal film-maker Wayne Barker returned to his home in Broome, Western Australia, to make this film about his grandfather, Cass Drummond. The...

Publication or resource - 11 Feb 2015

Indigenous Pueblo culture and tradition in the justice system: Maintaining Indigenous language, thought and law in judicial review

In this paper Christine Zuni Cruz considers several issues that have emerged from her personal experience working as an Associate Justice on the...

Publication or resource - 6 Feb 2015

Gaps in Australia's Indigenous language policy: dismantling bilingual education in the Northern Territory

Young children learn best when taught through their mother tongue. This commonsense principle has been supported by decades of research on bilingual...

Publication or resource - 4 Feb 2015

Aboriginal ways of using English

Summary This new collection by Professor Diana Eades addresses the way non-traditional language Aboriginal speakers of English use and speak...

Publication or resource - 23 Jan 2015

Aboriginal ways of using English

Summary This new collection by Professor Diana Eades addresses the way non-traditional language Aboriginal speakers of English use and speak...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014