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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 168–173.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Pamela Newkirk A century after Ota Benga was exhibited in the Bronx Zoo Monkey House, the episode has been widely distorted by omission, half-truths, or outright deception. Not only has Benga’s captor, the self-described American explorer Samuel Verner, been widely depicted as his friend and savior...