Narrative gatherings: An Aboriginal invention
Tim Agius tells the story of the first narrative gathering: Reclaiming our stories, reclaiming our lives – a gathering for Aboriginal families who had lost a loved one to a death in custody.
After the first narrative gathering at Camp Coorong, further gatherings took place in other communities:
Sharing stories between communities
In recent years, narrative practice has been used to assist communities who are going through hard times to share their stories to assist other communities who are also struggling. This can bring a sense of pride in the midst of struggle.
Yia Marra: Good stories that keep spirits strong
You can read here stories from Ntaria community – Yia Marra: Good stories that keep spirits strong.
Aunty Barbara Wingard
Every story is precious