Uncle Lewis Yarluburka O’Brien is a Kaurna Elder and scholar. Yarluburka means old man of the sea. He has been working all over Kaurna Yarta and has travelled the world as a ships engineer. He has worked as an educator, and contributed much work on the reclamation of Kaurna language for a significant part of the last 80 years.
Ali Gumillya Baker is a Mirning person who has grown up on Kaurna country. Ali’s maternal family are from the Nullarbor and the West Coast of South Australia. Ali is senior lecturer in the College of Humanities Arts and Social Sciences at Flinders University and an artist, writer and member of the Unbound Collective.