News & Events

21 July Reviving the Barngarla Language: TV news item

Click on the link below to view the SBS TV World News Australia story  “Reviving the Barngarla Language” featuring Professor Ghil'ad Zuckermann…

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26 February Barngarla Language Research Trip to Canberra, February 2013

The first Barngarla language research delegation to AIATSIS, Canberra, took place from 11-15 February 2013. The delegation was organized by Professor Ghil'ad Zuckermann, Chair of Linguistics and Endangered…

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Leonard Miller, Luise Hercus, Estelle Miller, Gavin Peel at the Australian National University (ANU), May 2012

15 May Wirangu people honour Dr Luise Hercus in Canberra

Two Wirangu people travelled to Canberra in May 2012 to undertake archival research training at AIATSIS, provided by Dr Paul Monaghan (MLT), and to meet Luise Hercus. This trip was sponsored by the Mobile…

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Barngarla Workshop participants. Members of the Richards family of Port Lincoln, including Howard (centre), Professor Zuckermann (centre back) and Dr Monaghan (right)

15 May Barngarla Language Workshop at Port Lincoln May 2012

Professor Ghil'ad Zuckermann (University of Adelaide), Dr Paul Monaghan (MLT) and 20+ Barngarla people of Port Lincoln participated in a 2-day Language Reclamation Workhop in Port Lincoln. Highlights…

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25 November New Kaurna Spelling System

During 2010 and 2011 the Kaurna community has been introducing a new spelling system for writing their language. Previously Kaurna had been written with the spellings used by Teichelmann & Schürmann,…

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