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Why learning & teaching language matters

Posted on: Tue 31 May 2016

Annette Buckskin, Kira Bain, Jack Buckskin

The Kaurna language from the Adelaide Plains has been undergoing a revival in recent years. The hard work of many people has brought a near extinct language back from the brink.

Jack Buckskin has done some important learning and teaching in the Kaurna language. At a recent Reconciliation Week event, young language student and mentor Kira Bain spoke about what learning Kaurna language and culture from Jack has meant to her.

Produced by Lucy Kingston

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