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Beyond text?Critical practices and sensory anthropology$
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Rupert Cox, Andrew Irving, and Christopher Wright

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9780719085055

Published to Manchester Scholarship Online: September 2016

DOI: 10.7228/manchester/9780719085055.001.0001

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Christmas with Wawa: a video experiment with Yolngu aesthetics

Christmas with Wawa: a video experiment with Yolngu aesthetics

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(p.163) 17. Christmas with Wawa: a video experiment with Yolngu aesthetics
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Beyond text?
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Jennifer Deger

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Manchester University Press
DOI:10.7228/manchester/9780719085055.003.0017

Christmas with Wawa is an experimental film made to explore the potential of video to produce both meaningful forms of social engagement with the Yolngu people of Australia’s Arnhem land and as alternative kinds of scholarly insight for anthropology. It is a small experiment with video, colour and Yolngu ritual aesthetics designed to test the possibilities of video (and specifically post-production effects) as a means of rendering specifically Yolngu ‘ways of seeing’ for non-Yolngu audiences.

Keywords:   Indigenous media, Aesthetics, Yolngu, Collaboration, Colour

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