Kaurna Warra Pintyandi

Kaurna Welcome

Kaurna Warra PintyanthiMarni naa pudni Kaurna yarta-ana.
'Welcome to Kaurna country.'
(Lewis Yerloburka O'Brien)

WARNING

Kaurna language and culture is the property of the Kaurna community. Users of this site are urged to use the language with respect. This means making every effort to get the pronunciation, spelling and grammar right.

Kaurna people reserve the right to monitor the use of the language in public. Users of this site should consult with Kaurna people about use of the language in the public domain. This can be achieved by contacting us (c/- taylor.power-smith@adelaide.edu.au or rob.amery@adelaide.edu.au). Your request will be discussed at the next monthly KWP meeting.

 

 

2014 Kaurna Language Courses (Stage 1 (Year 11) & Stage 2 (Year 12) Beginners
School of Languages South Australia (Adelaide)

Kaurna Course at Warriparinga (southern area)

WHEN: Wendesday evenings 5pm untill 8pm
WHERE: Warriparinga Living Kaurna Cultural Centre, Marion (off Sturt Rd near caravan park)
COST: $250 for full year
(this School of Languages course is taught by Jack Kanya Buckskin)

Kaurna Course at Marden (inner northeast)

WHEN: Tuesday evenings 5pm untill 8pm
WHERE: Marden Senior College
COST: $250 for full year
(this School of Languages course is taught by Jack Kanya Buckskin)

For more information about these three courses contact the School of Languages
on (08) 8354 0099 or go to www.schooloflanguages.sa.edu.au.

 

Kaurna Linguistics Course Adelaide University

LING 2039 'Reclaiming Languages: a Kaurna Case Study'

A tertiary level course for Level 2, 3 and 4 or Community Access

WHEN: Kaurna Summer School, planned for January 2015
WHERE: North Terrace Campus, University of Adelaide
COMMUNITY ACCESS: All welcome.
FEE: to be announced

KAURNA SUMMER SCHOOL 2013 BROCHURE (pdf, 1.1MB)

 

Another course of interest to Aboriginal Language Learners:

Kaurna Linguistics Course Adelaide University

LING 2014 AUSTRALIAN INDIGENOUS LANGUAGES

This course provides an introduction to Australia's Indigenous Languages (including Aboriginal English varieties, Koines and Creoles), with a particular focus on the Indigenous Languages of South Australia.  The course will explore structural language features and will emphasise attempts to maintain and revive Australia's unique linguistic heritage and the tools need for language work.

WHEN: Three weeks in June and July 2014
WHERE: North Terrace Campus, University of Adelaide
COMMUNITY ACCESS: All welcome.
FEE: Community Access $250

LING 2014 AUSTRALIAN INDIGENOUS LANGUAGES (pdf, 218kb)

 

ENROLMENT INFORMATION:

Dr Rob Amery
LINGUISTICS, SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES
in association with KAURNA WARRA PINTYANTHI
Room 910, LEVEL 9 NAPIER BUILDING
THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE SA 5005
TELEPHONE +61 8 8313 3924
FACSIMILE +61 8 8313 5241
EMAIL: <rob.amery@adelaide.edu.au>
INTERNET:  <www.adelaide.edu.au/kwp>, <hss.adelaide.edu.au/linguistics/>