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The Resource Songlines : tracking the Seven Sisters, edited by Margo Neale

Songlines : tracking the Seven Sisters, edited by Margo Neale

Label
Songlines : tracking the Seven Sisters
Title
Songlines
Title remainder
tracking the Seven Sisters
Statement of responsibility
edited by Margo Neale
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This stunning companion to the National Museum of Australia's blockbuster Indigenous-led exhibition, Songlines: Tracking the Seven Sisters, explores the history and meaning of songlines, the Dreaming or creation tracks that crisscross the Australian continent, of which the Seven Sisters songline is one of the most extensive. Through stunning artworks (many created especially for the exhibition), story, and in-depth analysis, the book will provide the definitive resource for those interested in finding out more about these complex pathways of spiritual, ecological, economic, cultural, and ontological knowledge - the stories 'written in the land'
Additional physical form
This stunning companion to the National Museum of Australia's blockbuster Indigenous-led exhibition, Songlines: Tracking the Seven Sisters, explores the history and meaning of songlines, the Dreaming or creation tracks that crisscross the Australian continent, of which the Seven Sisters songline is one of the most extensive. Through stunning artworks (many created especially for the exhibition), story, and in-depth analysis, the book will provide the definitive resource for those interested in finding out more about these complex pathways of spiritual, ecological, economic, cultural, and ontological knowledge - the stories 'written in the land'.
Cataloging source
ANL
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/curatorofexhibition
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Dewey number
305.89915
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
no index present
LC call number
DU124.R3
LC item number
S63 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Neale, Margo
  • National Museum of Australia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dreamtime (Aboriginal Australian mythology)
  • Mythology, Aboriginal Australian, in art
  • Mythology, Aboriginal Australian
  • Mythology, Aboriginal Australian
  • Mythology, Aboriginal Australian
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
  • Dreamtime (Aboriginal Australian mythology)
  • Art and mythology
Target audience
adult
Label
Songlines : tracking the Seven Sisters, edited by Margo Neale
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Published to accompany the exhibition Songlines: Tracking the Seven Sisters, National Museum of Australia, opening 15 September 2017
  • Includes index of artists and their works
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 242-245
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • cri
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Forewords: Inawinytji Williamson; Andrea Mason; Mathew Trinca -- Introduction : Alive with the Dreaming / Margo Neale -- Walking, talking and painting the songlines -- Martu country : Follow their footprints / Kumpaya Girgirba abd Ngalanka Nola Taylor; I play the role of that man Yurla / Muuki taylor and Desmond Taylor; Talking Pangkal from a distant tin shed / Nancy Nyanjilpayi Chapman and Marjorie Yates; The seething landscape / Kim Mahood -- Pangkal songline : painting in the presence of the Jukurrpa -- Parngurr songline : Always walking country / Lynette Wallworth; This coubntry is us -- Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Lands : Kungkarangkalpa at Walinynga / Stanley Douglas; On revealing and concealing / Diana Young; So everyone can see: Kungkarangkalpa inma in Canberra / Diana James -- Kungkarangkalpa and the art of Walinynga / June Ross; Travelling Kungkarangkalpa / Sarah Kenderdine -- Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara songline: Seven Pots for Seven Sisters / Alison Milyika Carroll; Tjukurpa lives in our minds -- Ngaanyatjara lands : Remembering the old people / Anawari Inpiti Mitchell; True story this one / Lalla West; Yours is a straight line - ours is a circle / Bryony Nicholson -- Kuru Ala songline : We're all catching the wind ready to fly; Wanarn songline : He chased them all the way to this country / Bernard Newberry -- Last songs : Anyone who paints Tjukurrpa us painting their country / Karen Cook and Martha Ward; The last songs of Tjapartji Bates /Darren Jorgensen -- Talking about songlines : White man got no Dreaming / Margo Neale; Tracks of the ancestors : from"walkabout" to "songlines" / Phillip Jones; The metaphysics of songlines / Mike Smith -- The artists
Control code
000059949627
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9781921953293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
llustrations (chiefly coloured), maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)987616540
Label
Songlines : tracking the Seven Sisters, edited by Margo Neale
Publication
Note
  • Published to accompany the exhibition Songlines: Tracking the Seven Sisters, National Museum of Australia, opening 15 September 2017
  • Includes index of artists and their works
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 242-245
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • cri
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Forewords: Inawinytji Williamson; Andrea Mason; Mathew Trinca -- Introduction : Alive with the Dreaming / Margo Neale -- Walking, talking and painting the songlines -- Martu country : Follow their footprints / Kumpaya Girgirba abd Ngalanka Nola Taylor; I play the role of that man Yurla / Muuki taylor and Desmond Taylor; Talking Pangkal from a distant tin shed / Nancy Nyanjilpayi Chapman and Marjorie Yates; The seething landscape / Kim Mahood -- Pangkal songline : painting in the presence of the Jukurrpa -- Parngurr songline : Always walking country / Lynette Wallworth; This coubntry is us -- Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Lands : Kungkarangkalpa at Walinynga / Stanley Douglas; On revealing and concealing / Diana Young; So everyone can see: Kungkarangkalpa inma in Canberra / Diana James -- Kungkarangkalpa and the art of Walinynga / June Ross; Travelling Kungkarangkalpa / Sarah Kenderdine -- Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara songline: Seven Pots for Seven Sisters / Alison Milyika Carroll; Tjukurpa lives in our minds -- Ngaanyatjara lands : Remembering the old people / Anawari Inpiti Mitchell; True story this one / Lalla West; Yours is a straight line - ours is a circle / Bryony Nicholson -- Kuru Ala songline : We're all catching the wind ready to fly; Wanarn songline : He chased them all the way to this country / Bernard Newberry -- Last songs : Anyone who paints Tjukurrpa us painting their country / Karen Cook and Martha Ward; The last songs of Tjapartji Bates /Darren Jorgensen -- Talking about songlines : White man got no Dreaming / Margo Neale; Tracks of the ancestors : from"walkabout" to "songlines" / Phillip Jones; The metaphysics of songlines / Mike Smith -- The artists
Control code
000059949627
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9781921953293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
llustrations (chiefly coloured), maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)987616540

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