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Nka (2017) 2017 (40): 106–107.
Published: 01 June 2017
... REVIEWS exhibition, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans, 2015. Orleans, New Center, In O’Grady Arts foreground is Lorraine Contemporary exhibition, Caribbean the of Art Performance and Mas’:En of Carnival view Installation...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (25): 106–119.
Published: 01 November 2009
...CLAIRE TANCONS Copyright © 2010 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2009 6_tancons:nka_book_size 2/28/10 6:26 PM Page 106 CARNIVAL and THE ARTISTIC CONTRACT...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (34): 60–65.
Published: 01 May 2014
... tradition and a critique of mainstream performance art history, this article starts in Harlem before taking the reader on a sweeping journey that calls at Chicago and Houston and ends in New Orleans. A cursory introduction to African diasporic public ceremonial culture, the article looks to carnival...
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Nka (2024) 2024 (54): 34–49.
Published: 01 May 2024
...Ana Nolasco Carnival emerges as an expression filled with nuances and paradoxes. While it challenges social norms and breaks established conventions, it is also vulnerable to governmental appropriation and its transformation into a tourist product. Examples of this duality can be seen in various...
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Nka (2022) 2022 (51): 98–110.
Published: 01 November 2022
... to COVID-19 restrictions, and featured the multimedia artist’s 2014 film H-E-L-L-O , commissioned for the multi-year curatorial project En Mas’: Carnival and Performance Art of the Caribbean . H-E-L-L-O . Set in post-Katrina New Orleans, Smith performs a deconstructed ceremonial procession through the city...
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Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 69.
Published: 01 May 1999
... of this material, his subjects and perpetuate white myths of such as Carnival. Found in multiple urrects the highly controversial notion analysis leaves one frustrated over the primitivism. As such, he allows the sites...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 28–35.
Published: 01 May 2012
... titled her essay “A.K.A. Saartjie: The ‘Hottentot Venus’ in Context (Some Recollections and a Dialogue We have also included Nikky Finney’s poem “The Greatest Show on Earth,” which connects Baartman’s story with notions of black women as public spectacle. Ranging from the carnival side...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (24): 150–157.
Published: 01 May 2009
... handmade paper boat cascades in Previously referred to locally in South Africa as and out of view. The paper streamers and boat the "Coon Carnival," these festive street proces• leave ominous trails of dye in the water as Searle sions that take place at the end of the year are now...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (25): 158–160.
Published: 01 November 2009
... bands of South their own festivities. From these begin - What is important in all of these is Such exuberant challenging or sub - Jesus Christ. Here however, the asser - tism in the late 1990s, 3 but also in the African xenophobes. nings the Coon Carnival...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (25): 161–162.
Published: 01 November 2009
... bands of South their own festivities. From these begin - What is important in all of these is Such exuberant challenging or sub - Jesus Christ. Here however, the asser - tism in the late 1990s, 3 but also in the African xenophobes. nings the Coon Carnival...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (25): 163–165.
Published: 01 November 2009
... bands of South their own festivities. From these begin - What is important in all of these is Such exuberant challenging or sub - Jesus Christ. Here however, the asser - tism in the late 1990s, 3 but also in the African xenophobes. nings the Coon Carnival...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (25): 166–168.
Published: 01 November 2009
... bands of South their own festivities. From these begin - What is important in all of these is Such exuberant challenging or sub - Jesus Christ. Here however, the asser - tism in the late 1990s, 3 but also in the African xenophobes. nings the Coon Carnival...
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Nka (2022) 2022 (51): 138–142.
Published: 01 November 2022
.... Life Between Islands is organized chronologically and thematically and split into sections: Arrivals; Pressure; Ghosts of History; Caribbean Regained: Carnival and Creolisation; Past, Present, and Future. The first few works in the exhibition are by the first wave of Caribbean artists who arrived...
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Nka (2023) 2023 (52): 120–135.
Published: 01 May 2023
... of carnival on the island of Carriacou in the Grenadines.23 Frank addresses this theme convincingly within the context of a film that frames this cultural tradition within the wider context of a transatlantic colonial narrative. The film is introduced with a quote from Shakespeare s Julius Caesar: And since...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (34): 119–123.
Published: 01 May 2014
... park environment neutral- ner “so gallantly streaming” has been the awkward, prominent motif in this ize deeper inquiry. Can the scene be tampered with to reduce the size of putative patriotic scene.5 The canvas viewed in the spirit of carnival fun the letters: the original big letters edged...
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Nka (2007) 2007 (21): 126–127.
Published: 01 May 2007
... the instruments of study and education. carnival, two globe-trotting museum aristrocracy."1 Class, race, politics, and founders hover over their collection in The African aspect of the textile history cannot...
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Nka (1998) 1998 (8): 40–45.
Published: 01 May 1998
... with cultures, the curators brought work carnival atmosphere prevails. This dessert netting, and so on. from Iranian artist Shirin Neshat and was borne out by the Cape Town Photography out of the Nordic the Cuban collective Los...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (26): 6–29.
Published: 01 May 2010
... “Daar kom die Alibama” is still sung by min- discriminations, both their spatial and geographic strels and Malay choirs,21 particularly at the annual manifestations and their social and psychological Cape Town Minstrel Carnival, or “Coon Carnival,”22 impact, leave a legacy...
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Nka (1998) 1998 (8): 14–17.
Published: 01 May 1998
..., crit• ative output is varied: sculptor, instal- pressures of race or those of poverty. ic, curator, film maker and art director, lationist, Carnival Mas player, writer They are the accumulated pressures of his work recreates a modern visual dis...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (34): 94–96.
Published: 01 May 2014
... on. think in terms of gender rather than sexuality and You can start a nonprofit if you want to, but you’ve the role of women in organizing. It’s interesting to got to figure out how to make some money. That’s me that Carnival both in Harlem in 1947 and in just the reality that’s just come in, but those...