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The goddess and the Moon Man : the sacred art of the Tiwi aborigines
The goddess and the Moon Man : the sacred art of the Tiwi aborigines
Holmes, Sandra Le Brun1995
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Imprint:
Roseville East, NSW : Craftsman House, c1995.
Collation:
152 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 146-147) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: Land of the Tiwi -- Ch. 1. Murantawi: The Coming of the White Man -- Ch. 2. Tiwi Teachers: Learning Their Ways -- Ch. 3. Tiwi Elders of High Degree -- Ch. 4. Alie's Story: How Man Became Mortal --Ch. 5. Islands of the Gods -- Ch. 6. The Stone Relic -- Ch. 7. For Love of Tipalamow -- Ch. 8. Something Saved from the Wreck -- Ch. 9. Pukamani for a Woman --Ch. 10. The Passing of Alie Wurraputiwai Mungatopi --Ch. 11. Shadows Over the Land -- Ch. 12. The Face of Change -- Ch. 13. Cyclone Tracy -- Ch. 14. Old Friends Passing -- Ch. 15. The Evolution of Tiwi Designs --Epilogue: Shadows on the Sand -- Explanations: Ceremonial regalia pukamani and kularma.
ISBN:
9766410232
Dewey class:
709.011709.011709.94704.039915094295
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Sandringham LibraryIndigenous709.011 HOLIn Deep Storage until mid 2020. (Set: 15 Jul 2019)
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