This essay reviews and critically contextualizes a recent group exhibition at University of Massachusetts Amherst. The show was part of a larger program considering the legacy of W. E. B. Du Bois. It featured artists such as Carrie Mae Weems, Julie Mehretu, LaToya Ruby Frazier, and Jefferson Pinder, and continues on to Accra, Ghana in 2014.
Review Article|November 01 2014
Du Bois in Our Time
Ian Bourland is a critic and historian who writes about contemporary art, race, and the legacy of modernism. He is assistant professor of art history at Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore and writes for a range of publications.
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 140-144.
Ian Bourland; Du Bois in Our Time. Nka 1 November 2014; 2014 (35): 140–144. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/10757163-2827954
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