Marlikka Perdrisat works across academia, film, and law to spread awareness of First Law, the guiding principles that First Peoples generated over aeons to govern the diverse bioregions within the land mass currently known as Australia. Recently, Marlikka has published a collection of academic papers including Indigenous Natural and First Law in Planetary Health and The Determinants of Planetary Health: an Indigenous Consensus Perspective. With a special life created by living with Nyikina Country and growing through multiple degrees, Marlikka is in a unique position to address how Traditional Knowledge can support Australia moving into the future.
How has the natural world shaped language, and how does that language now shape how you see the world? First Nations people have spent tens of thousands of years...