Evelyn Clancy - hiding from murderers [ORAL HISTORY]
Synopsis: Evelyn Clancy offers a brief account of hiding in trees from two murderers.
Art centre(s): Paruku Indigenous Protected Area
Catalogue number: CSROH_248_Evelyn_Clancy
Location Recorded: Mulan
Cultural Protocols: Public Access - Restrictions on Use
Notes: Transcribed from fieldnotes by Monique La Fontaine. The transcript is preceded by notes that require some further context for clarity.
Full transcript: Jalyaku – husband
Pintiya – Pintipinti jarriny place.
I grew up in Sturt Creek, one place. Evelyn’s husband travelled up the Stock Route and hid in trees from the two murderers. Evelyn got married in bush, young girl, skinny one. They came out of the bush at Old Mission. They moved to Mulan when it was first set up.
Rights: Cultural Owner & Storyteller: Evelyn Clancy; © FORM, transcript only
Provenance: This material is sourced from Ngurra Kuju Walyja — the Canning Stock Route Project, which was initiated in 2006 by FORM and developed in partnership with Birriliburu, Kayili, KALACC, Mangkaja, Martumili, Ngurra, Papunya Tula, Paruku IPA, Warlayirti and Yulparija artists and art centres.