Education

Aboriginal drawing in red sand in central Australia

Thalayan Ngirang-ngan (My Mother Tongue)

By Joel Wright

This represents a profound difference to written languages, in that you could only learn an Aboriginal language by living in the lands and community, where and to whom the languages belongs. This nexus of language and culture is holistic, as every utterance defines individual and communal, spiritual and practical knowledge of place and law. It […]