Jakarda Wuka (Too Many Stories)


Jakarda Wuka (Too Many Stories) tells a unique story about the rock art from Yanyuwa Country in northern Australia's southwest Gulf of Carpentaria.

Richly illustrated with photos of these exquisite ancient artworks, the book is the culmination of 70+ years of collaborative research involving Yanyuwa Elders, an archaeologist and anthropologists

The authors merge Yanyuwa and Western knowledge to uncover the profound essence of the rock art. Emphasizing kinship as its core, the art represents a dynamic social entity connected to ancestral journeys, ceremonies, health, identity, and narratives. In a time of collaborative exploration, the book offers an insightful narrative of Yanyuwa Country and its intricate rock art's significance

ISBN: 9781743328774

Format: Paperback, 

Size: 253 x 177 x 25mm

Weight: 1100g

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