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Meerreeng-an, Here is My Country #2019

Meerreeng an Here is My Country Meerreng an Here Is My Country The Story of Aboriginal Victoria Told Through Art portrays the richness and diversity of Victorian Aboriginal culture through artworks and stories from the early th ce

  • Title: Meerreeng-an, Here is My Country
  • Author: Chris Keeler Vicki Couzens
  • ISBN: 9780980786309
  • Page: 464
  • Format: Paperback
  • Meerreeng-an, Here is My Country By Chris Keeler Vicki Couzens, Meerreng an Here Is My Country The Story of Aboriginal Victoria Told Through Art portrays the richness and diversity of Victorian Aboriginal culture through artworks and stories from the early 19th century to the present day.Over 340 artworks and artefacts are featured, from shields, baskets and possum skin cloaks to contemporary artworks dealing with the Stolen GeneratioMeerreng an Here Is My Country The Story of Aboriginal Victoria Told Through Art portrays the richness and diversity of Victorian Aboriginal culture through artworks and stories from the early 19th century to the present day.Over 340 artworks and artefacts are featured, from shields, baskets and possum skin cloaks to contemporary artworks dealing with the Stolen Generations, land rights and reconciliation Old and new are woven together, demonstrating the continuation of culture, and words and phrases from Victorian Aboriginal languages are used throughout.Artists describe their own artworks, and stories and quotes from Elders and other community members provide cultural and historical context, telling of the importance of Country, of life before Europeans arrival, of invasion and dramatic change, of dislocation and misions, and of the survival and strength of the living culture.

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    1. Most of the stuff that lands in my pigeonhole at work is either administrivia or wasteful paper catalogues for the library, but every now and again there s a bit of treasure.So it is with Meerreeng an Here is My Country, The Story of Aboriginal Victoria Told Through Art It is stunningly gorgeous and every school in Victoria has been lucky enough to receive one.The Story Cycle is arranged in nine themes arranged to explain central cultural concepts There are stories and artworks showcasing Koorie [...]

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