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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 82–99.
Published: 01 November 2021
... of surrealism produced clear and essential modernist trends that have become characteristic of these arts. Copyright © 2021 by Nka Publications 2021 Georges Henein Egyptian surrealism Les Essayistes Un Effort Deraisons d’etre GEORGES HENEIN A Model for Egyptian Surrealism Bachir El Sibaei...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 246–247.
Published: 01 November 2021
... a major landmark event in public art in Egypt. 1930 1930 André Breton publishes The Second Manifesto of Surrealism. 1934 Georges Henein returns to Cairo from Paris and publishes in Un Effort, journal of Les Essayistes. 1935 André Breton publishes a series of extracts under the title Political Position...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 64–81.
Published: 01 November 2021
... an avant-garde study group called the Les Essayistes (The Essayists), comprised of Francophone intellectuals who later created the monthly journal Un Effort with the patronage of a certain Ahmed Rassim, a high-ranking official and literature enthusiast. The journal presented itself modestly as the only...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 144–162.
Published: 01 November 2021
... 1930s, the teenaged Cairene belonged to a Francophone group called Les Essayistes (The Essayists) and contributed to its publication Un Effort on political, literary, and art-related topics. Henein corresponded with André Breton in the mid-1930s while grapp[ling] with questions of how to fuse...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 100–118.
Published: 01 November 2021
... to surrealism, Georges Henein, the founder of surrealism in Egypt, explicitly evoked the Arabic term for surrealism al-sirialiyya for the first time in his essay about the suicide of French writer and poet René Crevel before Crevel turned thirty-five. This essay appeared in the October 1935 issue of Un Effort...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 164–182.
Published: 01 November 2021
...-Leo and him regarding Je vais penser à une fille ( I will think of a girl a title that would have been appropriate for this portrait. If the juxtaposed photos of life and death are surrealist works of art, then this example is just as much, if not more, in the same vein because of the extra effort...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (33): 100–111.
Published: 01 November 2013
... of his canvases, he considers “le bout de terre according to six core themes that explore differing auquel une âme est rattachée” (the piece of land to definitions or perceptions of the earth, its use...
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Nka (2003) 2003 (18): 66–71.
Published: 01 May 2003
... history of legislated segregation under Apartheid where public benches would have been demarcated according to color lines. The dis-functionality of the bench and the failed demeanors of Rhode further suggest the un-viability and inherent flaws of such political system. Ironically, Rhode...
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Nka (1998) 1998 (8): 58–61.
Published: 01 May 1998
... ence in the New World. Locke's philosophy through the efforts of emigres. In fact it could real idea why these artists could be called also had a companion in the theory of African be seen to argue the case that the development artists of Harlem...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (34): 40–47.
Published: 01 May 2014
... in this regard; par- ber.2 The AACM is part of a long tradition of larger ticularly in the 1960s, competition-­based models of organizational efforts in which African American art making that tended to relegate collectivity and musicians took leadership roles, including the early solidarity among musicians...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 22–30.
Published: 01 November 2016
... critical efforts to decolonize the black body of affect is also the “body without an black body from Western regimes of representation image,” in that it works against the phallic gaze that were still shaped by an older dichotomy between excludes woman and epidermalizes difference.17 It is the body...
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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 119.
Published: 01 May 2000
... Africa, one begins to his production of a bizarre anti- of the artist's hand, his drawings a troubled South African mining find a very lopsided history." sequential, un-narrated diaristic are constantly modified and mutat• corporation or evoke...
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Nka (1998) 1998 (8): 65.
Published: 01 May 1998
..., Magnin's efforts are also part in promotion of a private art collec...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 22–27.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Samba Gadjigo After more than three years of work, Ousmane Sembène put the finishing touches on his feature film Moolaadé . This film was selected for the Cannes Film Festival (Un Certain Regard) and had its press screening on May 14, 2004, then its debut on May 15. Several hours after the final...
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Nka (1998) 1998 (9): 24–27.
Published: 01 November 1998
... and interest in the they are in danger of becoming empty signifiers. stripped of political activism that characterized the I960s-an urgent and the passion of the historical actions from which they derive. necessary effort in the continuing debates around civil rights...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (46): 152–166.
Published: 01 May 2020
... underwear, and topless. The artist s nu- dity in several of the slides might not shock anyone familiar with the Western representational politics Pleasure nobody knows what it is! Michel Foucault, Ethics: Subjectivity and Truth, 1997 Rien ne prouve que le plaisir soit un phénomène heureux. (Nothing proves...
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Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 66.
Published: 01 May 1999
... of Vitruvian man gone black. One screen tered on the act of mapping; an opera• in Afro wig, in an effort to fuse and con• Place: Revisions, Reassessments, Diaspora...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (46): 72–82.
Published: 01 May 2020
... approach to immigration, and hesitant steps in a different direction, such as Germany s quite recent self-assessment as an immigration nation, are un- done in a rapid and often chaotic retreat from any notion of open borders since the summer of 2015, when the so-called refugee crisis began to domi- nate...
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Nka (2023) 2023 (53): 44–55.
Published: 01 November 2023
... of both trying to overcome his visual culture and being rooted inside of it. As he writes, Tradition has certainly brought me a lot from a visual perspective. You cannot escape your environment. But you also cannot always describe what you carry inside of you. My personal work has always been an effort...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 92–93.
Published: 01 November 2001
... of contemporary April 28 -J une 24 2001 tion with a new vision and aes• dence. Living and working in Los culture. However, he does not thetic sensibility. Influenced by Angeles has left an indelible...