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Author Thompson, Tommy Kngwarraye.

Title Growing up Kaytetye / stories by Tommy Kngwarraye Thompson ; compiled by Myfany Turpin
Published Alice Springs, N.T. : Jukurrpa Books, 2003

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Description xxiv, 99 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 23 cm
Contents The birth of Kaytetye = Akngke Kaytetye aknganenhe -- Our way of life told by the Dreamtime women = Nterrkektye amerne angkeyayne Kaytetye Altyerrepe -- Marlpwenge: A man from the Dreamtime = Artweye erlkwe Marlpwenge -- The rainbow serpent = Akwertitenge -- Children's cubbyhouses = Nyetyepe-nyetyepe artnwenge arenge arrkante arenge -- The spinning top game = Ntyenye aywekert-aywekerte -- Football Kaytetye way = Peltye -- Spinning boomerangs = Kayle ankerte eletnhenke
Summary Renowned storyteller and Aboriginal elder Tommy Kngwarraye Thompson invites us into the world of the Kaytetye people of Central Australia. Accompanied by drawings, photographs and maps, the reader is taken on a Dreamtime journey revealing the richness and vitality of Kaytetye culture
Notes Presented in the Kaytetye language with English translations
Bibliography Bibliography: page 99
Notes Presented in the Kaytetye language with English tranlsations
Subject Kaytetye (Australian people)
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Barrow Creek Region -- Languages
Kaytetye (Australian people) -- Legends.
Kaytetye language -- Texts.
Kaytetye (Australian people) -- History.
Kaytetye (Australian people) -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form History.
Author Turpin, Myfany, 1972-
LC no. 2004463140
ISBN 1864650494
9781864650495