Dhirari

Archival Resources

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  • AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth. 1975. Introductory grammar of the Dhirari language with notes on the Diyari dialect. [Canberra. AIATSIS print collection MS 2415.]

  • AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth. 1973-1974. Language elicitation. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 02975 - 02980. Field tape number(s): Dieri 1-7, Gamilray 1, Adnjamadana 1, New England 1.]

  • AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth. 1974. Diyari and Dhirari tape transcriptions, field notes and miscellaneous material. South Australia, Queensland and Canberra. []

  • AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth. 1974. Language elicitation and stories. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 03169 - 03171. Field tape number(s): Di 9-14. [Recorded at Marree, Witchelina.]]

  • AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth. 1975. Language elicitation and mission songs. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 03424 - 03428. Field tape number(s): Di 15-20, Adn 2. [Recorded at Port Augusta, Farina, Marree.]]

  • AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth. 1975. Language elicitation, narratives, conversations and stories. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 04000 - 04003; 06112. Field tape number(s): D31-D35. [Recorded at Port Augusta, Maree, Farina, Adelaide.]]

  • AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth. 1975. Language elicitation, songs and narratives. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 03765 - 03771. Field tape number(s): D 21-30. [Recorded at Farina, Port Augusta, Maree, Birdsville, South-West Queensland.] ]

  • AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth. 1988. Trill-released stops and language change in Central Australian languages. Australian Journal of Linguistics - 1988; v. 8 no. 2, p. 219-245. [[This material is available at the State Library of South Australia, Barr Smith and other libraries in Adelaide.]]

  • AUSTIN, Peter K. 1989. Verb compounding in Central Australian languages. La Trobe Working Papers in Linguistics 3:pp.171-201. VIEW HERE [[This material is available at the State Library of South Australia, Barr Smith and other libraries in Adelaide.]]

  • AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth. 1990. Classification of Lake Eyre languages. In La Trobe Working Papers in Linguistics 3:pp.171-201. VIEW HERE [[This material is available at the State Library of South Australia, Barr Smith and other libraries in Adelaide.]]

  • AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth. 1976. Language elicitation, narratives, including narratives associated with place names. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 04433 - 04436; 06113 - 06117. Field tape number(s): D36-40. [Recorded at Port Augusta, Birdsville Track, Cooper Creek, Marree.]]

  • AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth. 1976. Dhirari. In Dixon, R.M.W., ed - Grammatical categories in Australian languages - Canberra, Australian Institute of Aboriginal Aboriginal Studies, Humanities Press;pp.757-763 - Ling. Series. 22. [[This material is available at the State Library of South Australia and other libraries in Adelaide.]]

  • AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth. 1977. Language elicitation. AIATSIS sound collection. Archive Nos.: 06125 - 06129. Field Tape Nos D49-53. [[Recorded at Farina; Texts and language elicitation in Diyari and Dhirari.]]

  • GREGORY, J. W. (John Walter), (1864-1932). 1906. The dead heart of Australia: a journey around Lake Eyre in the summer of 1901-1902... London: John Murray. VIEW HERE [[Facsimile ed. 1997, Corkwood Press, North Adelaide][Annotation: contains some song lines, though no translation and language unknown, but may contain some language as Emil Kintalakadi was the Tirari guide.] [This material is available at the State Library of South Australia, Barr Smith and other libraries in Adelaide.]]

  • HERCUS, Luise A. 1965-1970. Songs, mythology, language elicitation and oral history. [group conversation about kinship amongst Wangganguru, Wanggadjaga, Jandruwanta and Arabana, Dirari and Dieri groups]. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 02001 – 02126. Field tape numbers: 2-12, 15-16, 18-26, 40-57, 61, 63-66, 70-75, 77, 80, 86-100, 104-107, 113-114, 130-136, 138-143, 154, 156, 159-176, 178, 183,188-191, 194-206, 212-215, 219, 221-231, 234-240, 253-255, 257, 259, 261-269, 274-284, 288, 297, 299-314, 317-331, 341-342 and 345-348. [Access: Restricted - some tapes are restricted – ceremonial and gender specific material.] ]

  • HERCUS, L. A. (Luise Anna), (1926). 1971-1972. Stories and language material. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 02550 - 02567. Field tape number(s): 427 - 462.]

  • HERCUS, L. A. (Luise Anna). 1972. Stories and language elicitation. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 02617 - 02642. Field tape number(s): 463-79, 481-87, 490-512.]

  • HERCUS, L. A. (Luise Anna). 1973. Language and stories from Wilcannia area and country between Port Augusta and Maree. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 03073 - 03079. FT Nos 556-569]

  • HERCUS, L. A. (Luise Anna). 1973. Language elicitation and stories from Pt. Augusta, Marree, and Farina areas, SA. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 03051 - 03060. Field tape numbers: 538 – 555.]

  • HERCUS, L. A. (Luise Anna). 1973-1974. Stories from Western NSW and between Port Augusta and Maree, SA. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 03120 - 03155. FT Nos 570-641.]

  • HERCUS, L. A. (Luise Anna). 1974. Language material from Port Augusta, Wilcannia, Farina, Point Pearce, Marree and Finke. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 03500 – 03518. Field tape number(s): 641-675. Annotation: Diyari language elicitation with Ben Murray at Farina.]

  • HERCUS, L.A., AUSTIN, Peter Kenneth & JONES E. 1988. Ben Murray (Parlku-nguyu-thangkayiwarna). Aboriginal History; v. 12 no. 1-2, pp114-188. []

  • MURRAY, Ben & AUSTIN, Peter K. 1986. Paradise crossing: Dhirari story. [In Hercus, L.A. & Sutton, P.J. eds. This is what happened: historical narratives by Aborigines. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies: pp292-6.]

  • MURRAY, Ben & AUSTIN, Peter K. 1986. Afghan story: Dhirari story. In Hercus, L.A. & Sutton, P.J. eds. This is what happened: historical narratives by Aborigines. Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies: pp128-132. []

  • REUTHER, J.G. n.d. 379 Reuther comparative 7 [Jendruwonta; Wonkaranta- Reuther JW; Ngaumeni; Tirari- Reuther NT; Wonkarabana; Jauraworka -Reuther WJ; Wonkanguru; Kujani -Reuther WK] [[Vocabulary: 16 files, 1332 kB, ~1740 entries] [ASEDA]]

  • REUTHER, J. G. (Johann Georg), (1861-1914). 1981. The Diari / translated by the Reverend Phillip A. Scherer (with v.5, Three central Australian grammars - Diari, Jandruwanta, Wonkanjuru, by J.G. Reuther, translated by T. Schwarzschild and L.A. Hercus : edited by L.A. Hercus and J. G. Breen. Additional notes on the Diari by P. Austin). Canberra: Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies. [[Physical descrip: 13 v. on 49 sheets of microfiche] [This material is available at the State Library of South Australia, Barr Smith and other libraries in Adelaide.]]

  • SCHEBECK, B. (Bernhard). 1965 – 1966. Narratives, cultural discussions and songs from S.A. and Darwin areas. AIATSIS sound collection. [Archive Nos.: 00633 – 00650. Field tape number(s): 17-35,Bd a-e,MA 1-7,GA 1-3, MK Songs 1-2, Rr 1-4. [Dirari recorded at: Wilpoorina Station.]]

  • TREFRY, David. 1965 – 1967. Yandruwanda, Dieri, and Yauraworga language elicitation, SA. AIATSIS sound collection. Archive Nos.: 00653 – 00659. Field tape numbers: FT 1- 28. [[Annotation: Yandruwanta and Dieri word lists; Dieri; life in Killalapannina; may contain some Dirari according to Oates & Oates.]]