Southern African Rock Art and Beyond: A Personal Perspective

  title={Southern African Rock Art and Beyond: A Personal Perspective},
  author={J. David Lewis-Williams},
  journal={Time and Mind},
  pages={41 - 48}
David Lewis-Williams is professor emeritus at the University of the Witwatersrand. He was the founder and long-time director of the Rock Art Research Institute. His books include Believing and Seeing: Symbolic Meanings in Southern San Rock Art and The Mind in the Cave: Consciousness and the Origins of Art. He is an honorary overseas fellow of the Royal Anthropological Institute, a fellow of the Royal Society of South Africa and a recipient of the James Henry Breasted Prize. In 2000 President… 
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