Item Details

The Torres Strait Islands

Brit Asmussen, Contributor; Julie Ewington, Contributor
Format
Book
Published
South Brisbane, Qld. : Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art, ©2011.
Language
English
ISBN
9781921503207, 1921503203
Contents
  • Message from the Queensland government / Rachel Nolan
  • The Torres Strait Islands: a celebration / Tony Ellwood [and others]
  • Zenadh Kes: people of the land, sea and sky / Diane Moon
  • The power of young men: the contemporary Torres Strait print movement / Bruce McLean
  • Mainland: an email roundtable / Julie Ewington
  • 'Welcome home to Torres Straits where you had left your heart and went away empty' / Tom Mosby
  • Myths and legends: the Margaret Lawrie works on paper collection / Tom Mosby
  • The coming of the light / Margaret Lawrie
  • Torres Strait Islanders: the 9000-year history of a martime people / Ian J. McNiven
  • Torres Strait Islander material culture collections in the Queensland Museum 1873-2011 / Michael Quinnell and Imelda Miller
  • Torres Strait Island archaeological collections in the Queensland Museum: from 3000 years ago to 1872 / Brit Asmussen
  • From research to contemporary art: Auka Legiz (Big People) / Lynnette Griffiths
  • Torres Strait Islander cultural influences on Bangarra Dance Theatre / Stephan Page and Elma Kris
  • A powerful pride: personal reflections on dance and performance of the Torres Strait Islands / Tammi Gissell
  • Follow the stars, follow cultural protocols: keeping Torres Strait cultural connections / Terri Janke.
Keywords
Queensland Art Gallery
Gallery of Modern Art
State Library of Queensland
Queensland Museum
Queensland Performing Art Center
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    a| Queensland's major arts organisations are joining forces to showcase the diversity and vibrancy of historical and contemporary arts and culture of Torres Strait Islander Australians.
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