Who are ngangkari? What does their work entail? How do they get their healing abilities? How can traditional healers address contemporary issues? What is their attitude towards Western Medicine?
Traditional Healers of Central Australia: Ngangkari is an absorbing collection of firsthand accounts by ngangkari (traditional healers from the NPY region) which traces personal histories from pre-contact times through to the present. It is a richly illustrated book featuring artworks by ngangkari and striking contemporary and historical photographs.