Totem single work   poetry   "You leap. Claw to skin, fur to breast, through my"
Issue Details: First known date: 2000 2000
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  • "Totem" was produced for a group exhibition titled "Interaction" held at Canberra Contemporary Art Space, November 25- December 17, 1995. It dealt with the theme of interpersonal relationships. Melita Dahl uses the cat as a metaphor for the totemistic notion of the clan. This work describes how like people come together to form intimate friendships; thereby extending the conventional notion of intimacy.
  • Verse and paintings.

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    y Thylazine no. 1 2000 Z902692 2000 periodical issue 2000
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