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The Resource We don't do dots : Aboriginal art and culture in Wilcannia, New South Wales, Lorraine Gibson

We don't do dots : Aboriginal art and culture in Wilcannia, New South Wales, Lorraine Gibson

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We don't do dots : Aboriginal art and culture in Wilcannia, New South Wales
Title
We don't do dots
Title remainder
Aboriginal art and culture in Wilcannia, New South Wales
Statement of responsibility
Lorraine Gibson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examination of how ideas of Aborginal art and culture are used as instruments of power in everyday racism in Australia and how Aboriginal people use ideas of art, artists and culture to assert individual and group identity; Barkindji ideas of art and culture
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Gibson, Lorraine Douglas
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Bates, Badger
  • Butcher, Murray
  • Bates, Philip
  • Hunter, Willie
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
  • Artists, Aboriginal Australian
  • Wilcannia (N.S.W.)
Label
We don't do dots : Aboriginal art and culture in Wilcannia, New South Wales, Lorraine Gibson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. [278]-288
Contents
Introduction : Just any day in Wilcannia -- Plenty of Aborigines, but no culture -- Art and culture : the two main things, right? -- Badger Bates : Granny Moysey's baby -- Stakeholders and their dispositions : creating and selling "art" and "artists" -- Art as an agent of social relations -- Big Murray Butcher : "We still doin' it"
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 294 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9781907774096
Other physical details
col. ill., map, ports
Label
We don't do dots : Aboriginal art and culture in Wilcannia, New South Wales, Lorraine Gibson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p. [278]-288
Contents
Introduction : Just any day in Wilcannia -- Plenty of Aborigines, but no culture -- Art and culture : the two main things, right? -- Badger Bates : Granny Moysey's baby -- Stakeholders and their dispositions : creating and selling "art" and "artists" -- Art as an agent of social relations -- Big Murray Butcher : "We still doin' it"
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 294 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter Library Loan
Isbn
9781907774096
Other physical details
col. ill., map, ports

Library Locations

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