Unconventional Means: The Dream Down Under

Pearlsong Press
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Shattered by family tragedy in the early 1960s, an upper-middle-class Southern teenager finds solace in art and literature. Decades later, she is called to the continent whose literature comforted her, and to a magical connection with an Aboriginal woman transcending race and half a world.

A true story of a deep journey, Unconventional Means: The Dream Down Under contains Aboriginal traditional stories as told by Lorraine Mafi-Williams and original artwork by author Anne Richardson Williams.

The Pearlsong Press edition of Unconventional Means is revised & updated from the 2000 In Circle Press edition. The ebook edition contains the complete text of the Pearlsong Press trade paperback, with color versions of the illustrations substituted for the black & white illustrations of the paperback. The ebook also contains a bonus section featuring color snapshots related to the author's spiritual travelogue.
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About the author

Anne Richardson Williams graduated in 1969 from Vanderbilt University/Peabody College with a BFA in printmaking and painting. While owning and running a conservation framers/art gallery in Nashville, Tennessee, she continued to experiment and work with many different painting and drawing media. 

She enjoys and teaches Book Arts, which uses the book as an art form and a medium for expression through both visual art and the written word, and writing workshops.

Unconventional Means: The Dream Down Under is for Williams literally a dream come true, an opportunity in her own life to experience “…the movement from dream to action that creates the world.”

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Publisher
Pearlsong Press
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Published on
Jun 1, 2005
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Pages
236
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ISBN
9781597190008
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Language
English
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Genres
Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage
Biography & Autobiography / General
Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs
Biography & Autobiography / Women
Body, Mind & Spirit / Dreams
Body, Mind & Spirit / General
Body, Mind & Spirit / Inspiration & Personal Growth
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