Emily Wurramara

Emily Wurramara is a singer/songwriter from Groote Eylandt. For those of you who are unfamiliar with Groote Eylandt, it’s the largest island in the Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory, Australia. It is the homeland of the Anindilyakwa people. Emily Wurramara is extraordinary. She’s young, determined, gentle but spirited. Emily sings in language. Is strong and proud in culture and country. Emily connects the contemporary with the ancient. She is the future of indigenous contemporary performance.  

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