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The Hard Light of Day: An Artist's Story of Friendships in Arrernte Country

Rod Moss, Author
Format
Book
Published
St Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 2010.
Language
English
ISBN
9780702237744, 0702237744
Contents
  • Preface
  • Neighbours
  • The shedding of skin
  • Welcome to country
  • Weaving and writhing
  • Rocks and hard places
  • The boy child
  • Of snakes and men
  • Safety nets
  • The falling dark
  • Afterwords
  • Paintings
  • Related reading
  • Acknowledgements
Keywords
Eastern Arrernte (Australian people)
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    a| The hard light of day : b| an artist's story of friendships in Arrernte country / c| Rod Moss.
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    a| St Lucia, Qld. : b| University of Queensland Press, c| 2010.
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    a| xiv, 297 pages : b| illustrations (some color) ; c| 23 cm
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    a| A story of whitefella-blackfella friendship that offers hope for the future. Two years after artist Rod Moss arrived in Alice Springs to teach painting, he met a married couple who had set up camp in the gully beside his flat. Over the next 25 yrs their friendship grew. Offers a rare insight into the reality of life in the Centre.
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