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Jarjum Stories

January 24 12:00 am - May 10 11:59 pm

Jarjum Stories is a celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children’s books and storytelling. Jarjum [pronounced jah-jum] means children. Revisit childhood favourites – The Rainbow SerpentStradbroke Dreamtime and The Legends of Moonie Jarl – and some of the earliest Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children’s books published in Queensland. This colourful showcase – part of State Library of Queensland celebrations of the 2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages – highlights the role of storytelling in sharing language, cultural knowledge and moral lessons across generations.

Event Details

Start: January 24, 2020Time: 12:00 am
Ends: May 10, 2020Time: 11:59 pm

Organiser

State Library of Queensland
Phone:
07 3840 7768
Email:
signatureprogram@slq.qld.gov.au
Website:
www.slq.qld.gov.au

Venue

State Library of Queensland: Stanley Place
SOUTH BRISBANE, Queensland 4101 Australia

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