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Engraved art and acoustic resonance: exploring ritual and sound in north-western South Africa

  • Riaan F. Rifkin (a1)
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At a hill-top site in the Korrannaberg, where there is a water source and a sandy arena embraced by a rocky ridge, the author persuasively evokes a lively prehistoric ritual centre, with rock gongs, reverberating echoes, dancing and trance.

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