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Introduction: Goemulgaw lagal

McNiven, Ian J; Hitchcock, Garrick


Goemulgaw Lagal is an ambitious publishing project that brings together an new range of research and scholarship on the natural and cultural histories of Mabuyag in Torres Strait. For over 130 years, beginning in the 1880s, the Goemulgal (people of Mabuyag) have hosted and collaborated with outside researchers. The two Goemulgaw Lagal volumes shed rare and unprecedented light on historical records and museum collections (objects and images) spanning the past 160 years, and present the results...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
Source: Memoirs of the Queensland Museum, Cultural Heritage Series: Torres Strait Archaeology and Material Culture
Access Rights: Open Access


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