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Tales from a charmed life : a Balinese painter reminisces /
Hildred Geertz and Ida Bagus Madé Togog.
imprint
Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c2005.
description
245 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
ISBN
0824828224 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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imprint
Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c2005.
isbn
0824828224 (hardcover : alk. paper)
contents note
Childhood memories -- Wanderings, gambling, friendships -- Learning -- Performing rituals -- Family matters -- Painting.
catalogue key
5563215
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-242) and index.
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Summaries
Unpaid Annotation
The last in a trilogy of works by Hildred Geertz exploring the complexity of Balinese history, religion, and society. It centres around the stories and paintings of Ida Bagus Made Togog (1913-1989), an artist and ritual specialist who played a significant role in the history of Balinese ethnography.
Bowker Data Service Summary
This is the last in a trilogy of works by Hildred Geertz exploring the complexity of Balinese history, religion, and society. It centres around the stories and paintings of Ida Bagus Made Togog, an artist and ritual specialist who played a significant role in the history of Balinese ethnography.
Short Annotation
A landmark study by one of the most distinguished anthropologists of Indonesia, it centers around the stories and paintings of Ida Bagus Made Togog (1913-1989), an artist and ritual specialist who played a significant role in the history of Balinese ethnography.
Table of Contents
Acknowledgmentsp. vii
A Note on Terms, Names, and Spellingp. ix
Introduction: How This Book Came to Bep. 1
Childhood Memoriesp. 13
Wanderings, Gambling, Friendshipsp. 45
Learningp. 85
Performing Ritualsp. 119
Family Mattersp. 155
Paintingp. 179
Afterword: A Charmed Lifep. 207
The Dream Pictures (1937-1938)p. 217
The Temple Paintingsp. 225
Notesp. 233
Glossaryp. 237
Bibliographyp. 241
Indexp. 243
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