Paakantji/English children books issued

Paakantji or Darling (drl) is a language in New South Wales, Australia, with between two and five fluent speakers. To build a new generation of speakers, the Indigenous Literacy Foundation has issued two bilingual books titled “No Tharlta on the Bus” and “Lenny and the Big Red Malka.”

For more information, also see the ILF Facebook page.

This post was inspired by “New books to reinvigorate Indigenous language.”

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