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Title Colliding worlds : first contact in the Western Desert 1932-1984 / edited by Philip Batty ; with essays by Dick Kimber, Jeremy Long and John Kean.

Published Carlton Vic. : Museum Victoria ; Adelaide, S.A. : National Aboriginal Cultural Institute, Tandanya, 2006.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.89915 COLL    DUE 18-11-19
Physical description 5 unnumbered pages, 57 pages : chiefly colour illustrations ; 27 cm
Notes 2007 reprint ed.
2011 reprint ed.
Bibliography Bibliography: page 53.
Contents Introduction. Intercultural debris / Philip Batty -- Kapi! : contact experiences in the Western Desert 1873-1984 / Dick Kimber -- Meetings with strangers / Jeremy Long -- When we first met white people: five biographies / Philip Batty -- A big canvas: mobilising Pintupi painting / John Kean.
Summary This is a wonderful account of first contact between black and white Australians. Paintings, portraits, objects and landscapes are produced in both colour and black and white, accompanied by fascinating first-hand accounts of first contact.
Other author Batty, Philip.
Kimber, Richard (Richard G.)
Long, J. P. M. (Jeremy Phillip Merrick)
Kean, John.
Museum Victoria.
Tandanya National Aboriginal Cultural Institute.
Subject Aboriginal Australians First contact with Europeans.
First contact of aboriginal peoples with Westerners -- Australia, Central.
First contact of aboriginal peoples with Westerners -- Australia -- Central Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- First contact with Europeans.
ISBN 0975837001 (paperback)