Yira Boornak Nyininy
||Wirlomin Noongar Language and Stories Project Staff, |
|Series title:||Wirlomin Noongar Language and Stories Project Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||UWA Publishing|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $24.99|
| Book Description: |
Left stranded in a tree by his wife, a Noongar man has to rely on his Wadjela friend to help him back down. Yira Boornak Nyininy is a story of forgiveness and friendship.
This story comes from the wise and ancient language of the First People of the Western Australian south coast, the Noongar people. Inspired by a story Bob Roberts told the linguist Gerhardt Laves at Albany, Western Australia, around 1931. It has been workshopped in a series of community meetings that...