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The aesthetics and politics of an Arnhem Land ritual / Margaret Clunies Ross

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The aesthetics and politics of an Arnhem Land ritual / Margaret Clunies Ross
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The aesthetics and politics of an Arnhem Land ritual / Margaret Clunies Ross
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Analysis based on the burial ceremony filmed in McKenzies Waiting for Harry; Anbarra social structure and cosmology; aesthetics of ritual - aesthetic principles of song, dance, painting and ceremony; ritual politics - roles of owners and managers; the effect and use of film and other modern technology; expression and resolution of political tensions; mythology and ritual performance - mythic elemenets, clan emblems, ritual objects - Morning Star, birds, fire, Wild Honey, Marsupial Mouse, hollow log coffin
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Indexed selectively by ABI, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Biographical Index
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1942-
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Clunies Ross, Margaret
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The aesthetics and politics of an Arnhem Land ritual / Margaret Clunies Ross
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Photocopy; Bibliography; p. 126-127
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M0012025
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p. 107-127; ill., maps
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p015891
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0009836
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The aesthetics and politics of an Arnhem Land ritual / Margaret Clunies Ross
Publication
Note
Photocopy; Bibliography; p. 126-127
Control code
M0012025
Extent
p. 107-127; ill., maps
Stock number
p015891
System control number
0009836

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