The Resource Melanesia : art and encounter, edited by Lissant Bolton, Nicholas Thomas, Elizabeth Bonshek, Julie Adams and Ben Burt

Melanesia : art and encounter, edited by Lissant Bolton, Nicholas Thomas, Elizabeth Bonshek, Julie Adams and Ben Burt

Label
Melanesia : art and encounter
Title
Melanesia
Title remainder
art and encounter
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lissant Bolton, Nicholas Thomas, Elizabeth Bonshek, Julie Adams and Ben Burt
Contributor
Editor of compilation
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
HU/DLC
Dewey number
709.9507442142
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N7411.M4
LC item number
M45 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Melanesia : art and encounter, edited by Lissant Bolton, Nicholas Thomas, Elizabeth Bonshek, Julie Adams and Ben Burt
Publication
Note
  • A collection of essays about Melanesian art and artifacts in the British Museum
  • Originally published in the United Kingdom by the British Museum Press
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • zbnus
  • glg
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: pt. One Papua New Guinea: the south and south-east -- Introduction / Elizabeth Bonshek -- 1.Three carved cone shells from Collingwood Bay / Matthew Spriggs -- 2.Ornaments and dancing in Wanigela / Elizabeth Bonshek -- 3.Painting the collection: Samuel Luguna / Elizabeth Bonshek -- 4.Bronislaw Malinowski and Paramount Chief Pulayasi on Trobriand shields / Harry Beran -- 5.Ẁe don't fight often': Samuel Luguna on Kiriwina shields / Nicholas Thomas -- 6.Lime spatulas and magic in the Trobriand Islands: A conversation with Chief John Kasaipwalova / Elizabeth Bonshek -- 7.When we were in darkness: The hazards of knowing history on the Suau Coast / Melissa Demian -- 8.Shirts for skirts, nets for nails: trade with the crew of HMS Rattlesnake / Jude Philp -- 9.Eliciting a history: Reflections on a photograph album / Alison Clark -- 10.Plumes and performance in highland Papua and beyond / Eric Hirsch --
  • Contents note continued: 11.Re-threads: Fibre-skirt research in the collections / Erna Lilje -- 12.Èxpressions of kindly feeling': The London Missionary Society collections from the Papuan Gulf / Joshua Bell -- 13.Confronting the unknown: Early encounters on the south coast / Elizabeth Bonshek -- pt. Two Papua New Guinea: the north and highlands -- Introduction / Elizabeth Bonshek -- 14.Prehistoric stone mortars / Pamela Swadling -- 15.Waterfall, movement, life: Woven bark-fibre skirts on the Rai Coast of Papua New Guinea / James Leach -- 16.Mi sori long ol: Seeing the ancestors in the collection / Pinbin Sisau -- 17.Telling artefacts / Michael O'Hanlon -- 18.A story of change in Mondika / Peter Solo Kinjap -- 19.T̀he apron is the sister of the bilum' / Mondika Tribe -- 20.The strength of women: A figure from the Ramu Delta / Lissant Bolton -- 21.The latmul way of carving / Claytus Yambon -- 22.Provenance and context: The Abelam collection in the British Museum / Diane Losche --
  • Contents note continued: 23.Changing designs in Arawe, New Britain / Chantal Knowles -- 24.Of skin, blood and bone: The kaptap of New Ireland / Graeme Were -- 25.The Kapsu malangan: Romilly's collection from Kapsu, New Ireland / Vicky Barnecutt -- 26.Drawing Challenger charms / Rebecca Jewell -- pt. Three West Papua -- Introduction / Julie Adams -- 27.Songs of freedom / Benny Wenda -- 28.Unfolding the cloth: A history of Lake Sentani and Humboldt Bay objects / Anna-Karina Hermkens -- 29.Beaten drums: A Kamoro carver's perspective / Karen Jacobs -- 30.Photographs: Reflections of West Papua / Devorah Romanek -- 31.Making sense of Asmat shields / Nick Stanley -- 32.A jipae body mask / Jennifer Newell -- pt. Four Solomon Islands -- Introduction / Ben Burt -- 33.Wheeler's collection from the Shortlands - and beyond / Ben Burt -- 34.Sensory efficacy in the art of New Georgia / Tim Thomas -- 35.The Davis collection from Roviana / Ben Burt --
  • Contents note continued: 36.Charles Morris Woodford and Solomon Islands / Aoife O'Brien -- 37.Discontinuity and the spirits of Ranongga / Mary Chambers -- 38.Lessons from the British Museum's Isabel collections / Evelyn Tetehu -- 39.Malaitan clubs / David Akin -- 40.The story of the dog in Sa'a and Ulawa / Ben Wate -- 41.Tracing artefacts from the Melanesian Mission / Ben Burt -- 42.Dance-clubs of south-east Solomon Islands / Michael Scott -- pt. Five Vanuatu -- Introduction / Lissant Bolton -- 43.Canoe tales from the archives / Fidel Yoringmal -- 44.Niluan headdresses from southern Malakula / Tim Curtis -- 45.Powerful Torres Islands objects / Carlos Mondragon -- 46.Wielded power: A c̀lub made of wood' from Pentecost Island / John Taylor -- 47.Precious textiles: A survey of pandanus textiles across Vanuatu / Jean Tarisesei -- 48.Singo: Textiles from our island, Amba / Jean Tariseissi -- 49.Reading Erromango barkcloth / Julie Adams --
  • Contents note continued: 50.Teaching the next generation: A lock of hair from Tanna / Lissant Bolton -- 51.Exchange, community and value / Kirk Huffman -- 52.The Melanesia Project / Ralph Regenvanu -- pt. Six New Caledonia -- Introduction / Julie Adams -- 53.Magic stones in traditional Kanak society / Francois Wadra -- 54.Emma Hadfield: Among the natives of the Loyalty Group / Hannah Ivory -- 55.Echoes of the past: Images of objects on the Loyalty Islands / Julie Adams -- 56.Convict flutes and Kanak identity / Raymond Ammann -- 57.Fibre skirts and dance battles / Tate LeFevre
Control code
000050220023
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xix, 362 pages
Isbn
9780824838539
Lccn
2012044464
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
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.b29961300
System control number
  • (OCoLC)819741636
  • ba29961300

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