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Language Makes Us Real | Language, Lost, Food, Guard, Lsquolanguage, Mari, Realrsquo, Transcription | FATSILC, Fed. Aboriginal Torres Strait Island Languages and Culture
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Language Makes Us Real
Language Makes Us Real
Language is what makes us real. There is something generous about languages,beautiful even. It gives out, it emits. The greedy do not speak properly, they can't give out. Remember the story of the dogs, how they were supposed to guard the kap mari while the people were away. Instead they ate the food and lost the pow

‘Language Makes Us Real’, ink on paper, John von Sturmer, 2009. See page 26 for transcription