Cultural Encounters in New Guinea 1920s & 1930s

Michael Waterhouse talks about historical black-white encounters in New Guinea goldfields late 1920s to early 1930s with rare photographs and shows a short silent film Cultural Encounters from the early 1930s including possibly the earliest footage from the Sepik and footage of early Gasmata and Bulolo singsings.
Time: 6:30pm-8:45pm, April 11 Cost: $15/$10. Members/$5 Students with ID incl refreshments @ 6.30pm
Venue: Jurassic Theatre, Australian Museum, Williams St., Sydney
Enquiries: Oceanic Art Society oceanicartsociety.org.au (02) 9332 3984

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