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Nka (2020) 2020 (47): 136–137.
Published: 01 November 2020
...Roderick A. Ferguson RE V IE W S Journal of Contemporary African Art 47 November 2020136 Nka DOI 10.1215/10757163-8719729 © 2020 by Nka Publications BLOODFLOWERS: ROTIMI FANI-KAYODE, PHOTOGRAPHY, AND THE 1980s W. IAN BOURLAND DUKE UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2019 W. Ian Bourland s Blood owers: Rotimi...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (31): 22–35.
Published: 01 November 2012
...W. Ian Bourland This article examines two recent projects by the Brooklyn-based artist Brendan Fernandes at the Guggenheim Museum and Art in General. It argues that Fernandes’s practice is important because it shows the language-power relations by which cultural identification is produced...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (45): 128–139.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Ian Bourland This article considers recent films by the artist John Akomfrah (b. 1957, Ghana). It argues that Vertigo Sea , The Airport , and Purple exemplify a new phase of black British art production. While building on the methods and themes that characterize his time with the Black Audio Film...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 156–159.
Published: 01 May 2011
...W. Ian Bourland This article briefly reviews Wangechi Mutu’s recent show Hunt Bury Flee , held at the end of 2010 at Gladstone Gallery in New York. The author locates the strength of the work and analyzes it through the lens of surrealist practices and recent work by other contemporary African...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 140–144.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Ian Bourland 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...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (45): 8–17.
Published: 01 November 2019
...-evidently and unarguably a good thing for the student body, and I would imagine that across the universities of the United States far more white stu- dents than black students now enroll in classes and seminars offered by faculty (such as Ian Bourland, Georgetown University, and Monique Kerman) teaching...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 50–61.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Houston Nka • 59 Notes 17. Okwui Enwezor, “Reframing the Black Subject: Ideology This essay was strengthened considerably through conversations and Fantasy in Contemporary South African Representation,” with Ian Bourland, T. J. Demos, and T’ai Smith...