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RUIL Research Newsletter May 2019

Welcome to the latest newsletter of the Research Unit for Indigenous Language. This newsletter is published thrice yearly and contains details of the research activities, latest news and other achievements of the Research Unit.

RUIL celebrates IYIL2019

Welcome to our first newsletter for 2019, the United Nations' International Year of Indigenous Languages (IYIL2019). The overall goals of IYIL2019 are to raise awareness of Indigenous languages, for the benefit of... Continue reading...

Warruwi Indigenous Scholars present at ALW 2019

In March, RUIL had two visitors from Warruwi Community, Arnhem Land, as part of the RUIL Indigenous Scholars scheme. Rosemary Urabadi, an elder with expertise in the Mawng language and linguistics and Rosharlia Djorlom, who... Continue reading...

50-words project Launch

We are excited to be launching the RUIL 50 words project. This will collect and present 50 words in as many Australian languages as possible, including sign languages. There will be a map of Australia that shows... Continue reading...

RUIL Research Newsletter May 2019