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Nka (2007) 2007 (21): 24–33.
Published: 01 May 2007
... whether there is an exotic aes- the exotic personality. By examining photogra- Billboard of the movie Crash, 2005 26 • Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art phy's facilitation of exoticism, its rituals of fancy dress, its heightening of racial and gender differ• ences, its ability...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 114–127.
Published: 01 May 2013
... Flaherty’s text in Nanook of the North is received as fact, from fauvism to Christian Dior’s tribal wear. But “authentic but the oblique messages of Journey’s North imply that African” wax prints were developed in the Netherlands, and “I” am at once native, exotic, foreign, a stranger. Where cheap...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (46): 116–125.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., objets d art, jewelry, and furniture. This emphasis on exotic imports was not a recent phenomenon or simply a result of capitalist globalization. Rather, new mass-produced objects fulfilled an ancient need and desire for signs and things of faraway con- nectedness. This culture of the oceanic...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 110–120.
Published: 01 November 2016
... the hegemonic model, the first society built of all that is exotic and desirable. Not only is she 112 • Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art • 38–39 • November 2016 beautiful, she is intelligent and able to negotiate observe, “I was much delighted with the dress of the and even transgress...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 96–99.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Kim Levin Copyright © 2001 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2001 artage d'Exotismes or Sharing Exoticisms, the 5th Lyon Biennale, is P curator Jean-Hubert Martin's...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 114–119.
Published: 01 May 2001
... depicted are lurk everywhere. exotic or ancient, the sort of thing you hear Africans do (not our soldiers in Vietnam or Nicaragua mind, nor the CIA...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 146–148.
Published: 01 May 2011
... and mu- collectors, galleries, attracts now “Africanness” exotic of measure a reversal, complicating a In interna- tionally. sell and exhibit oppor- to tunities artist’s an restricted origins African when days the are Gone side. of- African the on dwell have to preferred...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 44–59.
Published: 01 November 2017
... and that they were “fulfilling the exotic performed eroticized sauvage dances, typically clad (and erotic) yearnings” of spectators.11 Smalls Nka • 47...
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Nka (2007) 2007 (21): 90–101.
Published: 01 May 2007
... stand-ins from the exotic and stereotypical representations can occupy the space of historically fictionalized that they once resisted virulently. saints, prophets, angels, and political figures. This strategy is in part the result of capitalism's However, the artist's...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 54–61.
Published: 01 November 2010
... to “African cinema” associates it with exoticism, making it into a genre easily recognized by Western audiences. It is this idea of a backward, monolithic Africa that the curators of African Screens, Manthia Diawara and Lydie Diakhaté, intended to challenge. The provocative gesture can be found in the choice...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 127.
Published: 01 May 2001
... exotic. It is a maze of cubes and sheets, RSA stamps, miniature frameworks that build upon them• new South African flags; scarves, selves, that assemble and uncover pigment, a hat, a folded jacket, a new views and images, simultane• copy of Big Issue, a book...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 60–65.
Published: 01 May 2002
... a thorn in my side). Fall/Winter 2002 Nka-61 exotic cars and copious amounts of platinum, diamond...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 12–19.
Published: 01 May 2004
... for streets and public squares, were so full of exotically clad visitors and immigrants--among them Germans, Slavs, Albanians...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 14–29.
Published: 01 November 2017
... performances Africa, transported from the banks of the Niger meant for entertainment as much as education. River to those of the Seine, with a note of respectable Visitors could amuse themselves with performances exoticism that drew and retained the crowd.” 19 of “Exotic Dances, Songs, and Customs...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 90–95.
Published: 01 November 2016
... with the costume. They made of racial fetishism in representation (and the social me look very exotic with all the makeup and feathers, and legal apparatus that sustains it), which licenses and I was running around [acting possessed]. But I the voyeuristic consumption of their bodies as didn’t want to play...
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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 117.
Published: 01 May 2000
.... his eye far from a sudden or unex• cally, in Magnin's treatment of made exactly the same by the lev• Confidence, energy, and com• pected experience. Sidibe. The lure of the exotic is eling forces of the American pop...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 91.
Published: 01 May 2004
...• At a time, when globalization is a surface that is less "exotic" but race and color." Based on this net-based work of Mendi and Keith...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 130–139.
Published: 01 May 2011
... of exoticism and self-­folklorization. Any similarities between the plants discussed and Moroccan sub- jects living or dead is purely coincidental.”7 The publication...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 71.
Published: 01 November 1996
... exotic flavor. And yes we impossibilities for a black super now practicing their free-market middle height and distance as if we...
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Nka (2007) 2007 (21): 124–125.
Published: 01 May 2007
... the "exotic flavors of Oslo and Amsterdam without pitting "Europe" against "Africa...