Academic references

A list of academic publications which include reference to the Living Archive of Aboriginal Languages project.

If you are aware of others, please let us know so we can add them.

Angelo, D., & Schultze-Berndt, E. (2016). Beware bambai – lest it be apprehensive. In F. Meakins & C. O’Shannessy (Eds.), Loss and Renewal: Australian Languages Since Colonisation (Vol. 13, pp. 254–296). Berlin/Boston: De Gruyter Mouton. (reference p290)

Bowern, C. (2016). Chirila: Contemporary and Historical Resources for the Indigenous Languages of Australia. Language Documentation & Conservation, 10, 1–44. (reference p2)

Dickson, G. (2015). Marra and Kriol: the loss and maintenance of knowledge across a language shift boundary. Australian National University, Canberra, A.C.T. (reference p28)

Disbray, S. (2014). Evaluating the Bilingual Education Program in Warlpiri schools. In R. Pensalfini, M. Turpin, & D. Guillemin (Eds.), Language description informed by theory (Vol. 147, pp. 25–46). Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company. (reference p32)

Disbray, S. (2015). Indigenous Languages in Education – Policy and Practice in Australia. UNESCO Observatory  Multi-Disciplinary  Journal in the Arts, 4(1). (reference p15)

Disbray, S. (2016). Spaces for learning: policy and practice for indigenous languages in a remote context. Language and Education, 30(4), 317–336. (reference p330)

Disbray, S., & Martin, B. (2018). Curriculum as Knowledge System: The Warlpiri Theme Cycle. In Language Practices of Indigenous Children and Youth (pp. 23-48). Palgrave Macmillan, London. (reference p41-42)

Dorn, A., & Seltmann, M. (2016). Citizen Science in the context of recent Digital Humanities projects – an overview and outlook. Presented at the The European Dictionary portal: Challenges and chances of facing heterogeneity: COST ENeL WG4 meeting, Barcelona, Spain: European Network of e-Lexicography. (reference p11)

Farnel, S. (2017). Understanding Community Appropriate Metadata through Bernstein’s Theory of Language Codes. Journal of Library Metadata, 17(1), 5-18. (reference p14)

Green, Jennifer. (2017). Multimodal complexity in sand story narratives. Narrative Inquiry, 26(2), 312-339. (reference FN 11 p3350

Hendery, Rachel  (2016). ‘Writing about music is like dancing about architecture’: integration of multimedia into linguistic and anthropological publications. In Language, land & song: Studies in honour of Luise Hercus, edited by Peter K. Austin, Harold Koch & Jane Simpson. London: EL Publishing. pp. 115-130 (reference p123)


Henke, R., & Berez-Kroeker, A. L. (2016). A Brief History of Archiving in Language Documentation, with an Annotated Bibliography. Language Documentation & Conservation, 10, 411–457. (reference p434)

Koch, H., & Nordlinger, R. (Eds.). (2014). The Languages and Linguistics of Australia: A Comprehensive Guide. Berlin/Boston, DE: De Gruyter Mouton. (reference p10)

Laughren, M. (2013). From Linguistic Research Findings to Useful Products for Australian Aboriginal Communities. Etropic: Electronic Journal of Studies in the Tropics, 12(1), 73–83. (reference p81)

Mamtora, J., Yang, T., & Singh, D. (2015). Open access repositories in the Asia–Oceania region: Experiences and guidelines from three academic institutions. IFLA Journal, 41(2), 162–176. (reference p167)

Minter, P., & Kilner, K. (2014). The BlackWords Symposium: The Past, Present, and Future of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Literature. Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature, 14(3). (reference p6)

Rau, Felix & Blumtritt, Jonathan (2016) User-Experience von Spracharchiven: Eine Neubewertung der Interaktion von Archiv und Nutzern. (conference abstracts, DHD 2016) (reference p 215)

Saft, S. (2017), Documenting an Endangered Language: The Inclusive First-Person Plural Pronoun Kākou as a Resource for Claiming Ownership in Hawaiian. Journal of Linguistic Anthropology, 27: 92–113. doi:10.1111/jola.12144

Singer, R. (2016). The Dynamics of Nominal Classification. Berlin/Boston: De Gruyter Mouton. (reference p256)

Turpin, Myfany & Aung Si (2017). Edible Insect Larvae in Kaytetye: Their Nomenclature and Significance. Journal of Ethnobiology Vol. 37, Issue 1, pg(s) 120- 140
Willmott, C. A., Taitt, A., Corbiere, M. A., & Corbiere, A. (2016). Toward Language in Action: Agency-Oriented Application of the GRASAC Database for Anishinaabe Language Revitalization. Museum Anthropology Review, 10(2), 91–116. (ref footnote 17, p. 110)