The Resource Listening to the last speakers, Luise Hercus

Listening to the last speakers, Luise Hercus

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Listening to the last speakers
Title
Listening to the last speakers
Statement of responsibility
Luise Hercus
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Autobiographical account of authors entry into the Australian linguistics field in the early 1960s and her work on dying languages of Victoria; denigration of Aboriginal languages by non-Indigenous people and how that affected Aboriginal people; includes comments on recordings of songs and their linguistic and anthropological significance; references to individual last speakers of various languages
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1926-2018
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Hercus, L. A.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Day, Stan
  • Egan, Nancy
  • McCrae, Priscilla
  • Moffatt, Laurie
  • Sampson, Walter
  • Stewart, Eleanor Jessie
  • Dutton, George
  • Smith, Gladys
  • Day, Maria
  • Long, Jack
  • Oldfield, Alice Warrika
  • Naylon, Maudie
  • Bramfield, Gilbert
  • McLean, Mick
  • Crombie, Linda
Label
Listening to the last speakers, Luise Hercus
Instantiates
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 177-178
Label
Listening to the last speakers, Luise Hercus
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 177-178

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