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The Resource Crossing cultures : art, politics and identity, edited by Sylvia Kleinert ; assistant editor Steven Farram

Crossing cultures : art, politics and identity, edited by Sylvia Kleinert ; assistant editor Steven Farram

Label
Crossing cultures : art, politics and identity
Title
Crossing cultures
Title remainder
art, politics and identity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sylvia Kleinert ; assistant editor Steven Farram
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Compilation of papers presented at the Crossing Cultures conference held at Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT), 2005; colonial encounters and cross-cultural exchanges; papers include; representation of Christianity in the art of Ngukurr (Roper River Mission) -- art of Gertie Huddlestone and Maureen Thompson -- syncretism; interpretation of impersonation and portraiture in the works of Fiona Foley, Destiny Deacon and Stephen Bush; examination of responses of photographers in support of Aboriginal communities -- works of John Rhodes, Sandy Edwards and Juno Gemes; repatriation of skeletal remains in the NT -- aspects of responsibility; race relation in the sport of the early NT colonial period; representation of Aboriginal history in the regional museums of western Sydney -- critiques of displays
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
700.899915
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kleinert, Sylvia
  • Farram, Steven
  • Crossing Cultures Conference
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arts, Aboriginal Australian
  • Arts
  • Politics and culture
Label
Crossing cultures : art, politics and identity, edited by Sylvia Kleinert ; assistant editor Steven Farram
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book draws upon papers presented at the Crossing Cultures conference in November 2005 in Darwin" -- p. v
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
God is love: representations of Christianity in Indigenous art from Ngukurr, Southeast Arnhem Land / Cath Bowdler -- Crossing cultures / crossing times: impersonation, appropriation and portraiture in postcolonial Australian art / Anna Lawrenson -- Representation and cooperation: a consideration of the repositioning of non-Indigenous photographers in support of Aboriginal activism / Charlene Ogilvie -- Social complexities, repatriation and the nature of Indigenous ancestral remains in northern Australia / Daryl Guse -- Connections and disconnections: sport and leisure in the social history of colonial Northern Territory, 1869-1911 / Matthew Stephen -- Searching for Aboriginal history in the small museums of Western Sydney / Stephanie Lindsay Thomson
Control code
000040581602
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 149 p.
Isbn
9780975835647
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports., facsim.
Label
Crossing cultures : art, politics and identity, edited by Sylvia Kleinert ; assistant editor Steven Farram
Publication
Note
"This book draws upon papers presented at the Crossing Cultures conference in November 2005 in Darwin" -- p. v
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
God is love: representations of Christianity in Indigenous art from Ngukurr, Southeast Arnhem Land / Cath Bowdler -- Crossing cultures / crossing times: impersonation, appropriation and portraiture in postcolonial Australian art / Anna Lawrenson -- Representation and cooperation: a consideration of the repositioning of non-Indigenous photographers in support of Aboriginal activism / Charlene Ogilvie -- Social complexities, repatriation and the nature of Indigenous ancestral remains in northern Australia / Daryl Guse -- Connections and disconnections: sport and leisure in the social history of colonial Northern Territory, 1869-1911 / Matthew Stephen -- Searching for Aboriginal history in the small museums of Western Sydney / Stephanie Lindsay Thomson
Control code
000040581602
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 149 p.
Isbn
9780975835647
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports., facsim.

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