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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2009) 2009 (24): 56–71.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Peter Erickson Copyright © 2009 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2009 The Black Atlantic is both a literal and a nections from Martinique in the Caribbean to metaphorical place. As a geographical zone, it is Algeria in North Africa. the body of water...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2000) 2000 (11-12): 48–55.
Published: 01 May 2000
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2010) 2010 (27): 62–69.
Published: 01 November 2010
..., friends, loved ones, home, travel, and community fall of 2010. Her work can also be seen in the 2010 travel- service give me comfort and joy. Environment and residence ing exhibition Afro Modern: Journeys through the Black supply the necessary agitation to cause me to create. There Atlantic. is a...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2014) 2014 (34): 56–58.
Published: 01 May 2014
... topics such as markets and funding for collective art practices and the ways that wealth is distributed within and beyond black cultural organizations on both sides of the Atlantic. The featured panelists—Naomi Beckwith, John Corbett, Theaster Gates, George E. Lewis, Elvira Dyangani Ose, and Blake...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 28–37.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Tanisha Ford This essay examines the rise in popularity of “Afro look” fashions in the 1970s. The name Afro look was given by fashion industry insiders on both sides of the Atlantic to describe clothing that featured African and African-inspired prints, textiles, and embroidery techniques. Usually...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2010) 2010 (26): 48–59.
Published: 01 May 2010
... Atlantic, Lovell’s work is both rooted and expansive. Perhaps no other exhibition of Lovell’s recent work has linked “home” and “away” so clearly as Kith and Kin. Copyright © 2010 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2010 Whitfield Lovell Autour Du Monde...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2018) 2018 (42-43): 20–27.
Published: 01 November 2018
.... Diawara’s eventual film chronicles the author’s travels with Glissant on the Queen Mary II across the Atlantic from South Hampton, United Kingdom, to Brooklyn, New York, as well as his stay with Glissant in the philosopher’s native Martinique in the Caribbean. Diawara recounts the experience while...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2018) 2018 (42-43): 234–249.
Published: 01 November 2018
... only garnered broad institutional recognition and critical accolades, but also situated him within the French art historical modernist canon and a cultural field that one might describe as black Atlantic, global in scope and discursively cosmopolitan. This article summarily tracks Hervé Télémaque’s...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 June 2017) 2017 (40): 106–107.
Published: 01 June 2017
... streets of black some might say, waste rather than cul- Atlantic cities. It is the movement of tural ownership? Singularly ­ambitious masquerade art—and its exteriority in in considering the role of Carnival in...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2011) 2011 (29): 110–117.
Published: 01 November 2011
... blackness simultaneously. This double the very word. It is also the tensions between these consciousness elaborated on by Gilroy, and so poeti- dichotomies embedded in its meanings that persist cally introduced into the Black Atlantic lexicon by in dialogues within a dynamic Black Atlantic and W. E. B...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1999) 1999 (10): 69.
Published: 01 May 1999
... a locus of understand black artists' continual in• of the Black Atlantic has recently trans• "black folk" from the first stirrings of testimony, narrative, and perfor• vestigations of subjectivity and shared formed work in...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2007) 2007 (21): 48–59.
Published: 01 May 2007
... discov• ered that the mother country had little, if any desire to embrace her colonial offspring. —Caryl Phillips, The Atlantic Sound1 The journey to Elmina Castle, Ouidah, or Goree Island is...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2012) 2012 (31): 155–157.
Published: 01 November 2012
... maintaining active relationships with a behemoth, antique, weathered fur- Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA) is more than one so-­called home”)1 and niture is wedged helter-­skelter among located. Known for work that trans- Paul Gilroy’s Black Atlantic. Ward’s title the planks inside the fishing trap...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2017) 2017 (41): 44–59.
Published: 01 November 2017
... worked odd modern black Atlantic discourses.1 jobs to make ends meet. In 1925, learning that the In the April 1926 music-hall revue La Folie du Folies Bergère was on the lookout for black dancers, Jour (Madness of the Day), amid a jungle décor, Benga auditioned and was hired. He then adopted Benga...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2013) 2013 (32): 152–153.
Published: 01 May 2013
... the on calling before nonfiction, Phillips’s in Caryl portrayed world Atlantic the tigates • 31 Adesokan...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2009) 2009 (25): 6–7.
Published: 01 November 2009
... architecture, photography, olis. At the very least, it foregrounds the Western metropolis arship on youth culture of the black Atlantic has only just 4 Taiye Tuakli-Wosornu, “Africa Insight: The New Africans Called video, large-scale sculpture, figurative painting, and site-spe - as a key...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2000) 2000 (11-12): 117.
Published: 01 May 2000
... across the eling club-goers that Sidibe chron• tional: slender dandies in Western- partyj). The degree of artificially Atlantic. But to suggest that black icled for decades required was the style suits. At other times, it was and isolation of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2001) 2001 (15): 44–46.
Published: 01 November 2001
... twentieth century to displace Lebou villages from the breezy cliffs overlooking the rough, blue Atlantic. Hence the violent birth of Dakar with its French Plateau and African Medina districts. Still, Africans continued to live in Plateau. If now based in Plateau, Sy has a long association with...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2007) 2007 (21): 128–129.
Published: 01 May 2007
... that tion would bring new life and engage• his work is about "the seathe FEBRUARY 19 - JUNE 5, 2005 ment to the Museum's historical mar• Atlantic/Caribbean...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2011) 2011 (28): 4–19.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Diawara, with his camera, followed Glissant aboard the Queen Mary II in a cross-Atlantic journey from Southampton (United Kingdom) to Brooklyn (New York). Their extraordinary conversations resulted in the fi lm Édouard Glissant: One World in Relation (2010), directed by...