Tighten the Drums: Self-Decoration Among the Enga

Tighten the Drums: Self-Decoration Among the Enga

Downloadable Video - 2014
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In the Western Highlands of Papua New Guinea, the Enga people have developed the art of body decoration as a visual language. Using earth paints, tree oils, bird plumes, human hair, and a variety of plants, the Enga turn the body into a medium for an expressive and dramatic symbolism.
Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] :, Kanopy Streaming,, 2014
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 58 min.) : digital, .flv file, sound
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