»In the Matopo paintings, we have a unique record of a hunter-gatherer society and, by great good fortune, their paintings have been left largely undisturbed. Here we have, possibly, the greatest density of such art in the world today, much at least 2000 years old.«
from A Guide to the Rock Art of the Matopo Hills, Zimbabwe
Elspeth has been actively involved in locating and recording rock art sites in the Matopo hills for 20 years. She has published articles in rock art journals and is the author of Legacy on the Rocks: The Prehistoric Hunter-Gatherers of the Matopo Hills, Zimbabwe, published by Oxbow Books, Oxford, in 2000.
amaBooks writings by Elspeth Parry
Non-fiction book: A Guide to the Rock Art of the Matopo Hills, Zimbabwe