Tyson Yunkaporta

Picture of Dr Tyson Yunkaporta Image credit: James Henry

Tyson Yunkaporta

Biography

Tyson Yunkaporta belongs to the Apalech Clan from Western Cape York and is a senior lecturer in Indigenous Knowledges at Deakin University. He has worked with Aboriginal languages and in Indigenous education, and researched oral histories of natural disasters, language, health and cognition. Yunkaporta is also a poet and exhibited artist who practices traditional wood carving.

Image credit: James Henry

All sessions by Tyson Yunkaporta

OPENING NIGHT: SAND TALK

15 Nov 2019
7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Wurdi Youang, Level 5, Geelong Library & Heritage Centre