Yolŋu Perspectives on and Proposals for Two-Ways Learning

A/Prof Sarah Wright, A/Prof Sandie Suchet-Pearson (Macquarie University), A/Prof Kate Lloyd (Macquarie University), Laklak Burarrwanga, Ritjilili Ganambarr, Merrkiyawuy Ganambarr Stubbs, Banbapuy Ganambarr, Djawundil Maymuru

This long-term, award-winning collaboration with Yolŋu Elders (since 2006) from Bawaka in NE Arnhem Land, works to centre Yolŋu ontologies of connection. It is funded by an ARC Discovery Project, 2013 to 2017.

Outcomes

Indicative publications: 

Burarrwanga L, Ganambarr R, Ganambarr-Stubbs M, Ganambarr B, Maymuru D, Wright S, Suchet-Pearson S, Lloyd K, (2013) Welcome to My Country, Allen and Unwin, Crows Nest, NSW.

Bawaka Country including Suchet-Pearson S, Wright S, Lloyd K, Burarrwanga L, Ganambarr R, Ganambarr-Stubbs M, Ganambarr B, Maymuru D, Sweeney J, (2016) ‘Co-becoming time/s: time/s-as-telling-as-time/s’. Methodological Challenges in Nature-Culture and Environmental History Research edited by Jocelyn Thorpe, Stephanie Rutherford and L. Anders Sandberg, Routledge, London 81-92.

Bawaka Country including Suchet-Pearson S, Wright S, Lloyd K, Burarrwanga L, Ganambarr R, Ganambarr-Stubbs M, Whitehead B, Maymuru D, Tofa, M, (Forthcoming) ‘Meaningful tourist transformations with Bawaka Country’, Tourist Studies. Accepted 7.11.2016.

Bawaka Country including Lloyd K, Wright S, Suchet-Pearson S, Burarrwanga L, Ganambarr R, Ganambarr-Stubbs M, Whitehead B, Maymuru D, (2016) ‘Morrku mangawu - Knowledge on the Land: mobilising Yolŋu mathematics from Bawaka, north east Arnhem Land, to reveal the situatedness of all knowledges’, Humanities 5(3), 61. doi:10.3390/h5030061.