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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 90–95.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Mireille Miller-Young This essay explores how black feminists working in the area of sexuality and visual culture necessarily face serious questions about what it means to present images of black women’s sexuality. Examining 1980s porn star Jeannie Pepper’s career, the author argues that black...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2018) 2018 (42-43): 110–123.
Published: 01 November 2018
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2010) 2010 (27): 90–99.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Mirror. Feminist Art Collection, Brooklyn Museum, Octo- 25. Tucker, Sense of Wonder, 57. ber 31, 2008–April 5, 2009. 26. WKCR radio interview. 27. Tucker, Sense of Wonder, 61...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1996) 1996 (5): 40–43.
Published: 01 November 1996
... suggests ways of developing a further critical framework for discussion of Dike's work. Hassan argues for a intertextual, dialogic approach to reveal social relations of intellectual production at temporal, spatial and historical levels.1 From a Western feminist perspective, it is also pos...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2017) 2017 (41): 188–191.
Published: 01 November 2017
.... Each sitter, who is unclothed and meets the viewer’s gaze in a feminist gesture, holds a mobile phone inscribed with a barcode. Viewers can scan the barcodes from their smartphones via a QR scanner in order to access a digital space. The reviewer stages a subjective and experiential encounter with the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2015) 2015 (36): 116–117.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Ahmed Bedjaoui Filmmaker Djamila Sahraoui is a product of the feminization of Algerian cinema that became dominant in the last decade of the twentieth century. More than thirty years since novelist Assia Djebar came onto the scene with her feminist stance, Algerian women are finally rendering...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2011) 2011 (29): 50–61.
Published: 01 November 2011
..., transforming Ringgold herself into a black feminist. At the same time, the Black Light series displays her formalist and aesthetic concerns regarding the larger American art scene, with which she was thoroughly familiar as a well-trained artist conversant with the European and American modernist canons. The...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1998) 1998 (9): 70.
Published: 01 November 1998
... "Africana" as flexible rather Without discussing Cox's images di• black feminism, Tesfagiorgis pre• practice of contemporary women than fixed, the concept neverthe• rectly, Meyers reviews historical sents a manifesto of "Black feminist artists...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2009) 2009 (25): 150–157.
Published: 01 November 2009
... floor created a Technicolor to what good use this fantasy fruit could serve, a installation the viewer was enclosed inside, rather tions such as Judy Chicago’s Feminist Art Program skyline. The garden-like landscape was peppered video playing in the corner, Ethnography of No than exterior...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2009) 2009 (25): 8–29.
Published: 01 November 2009
... Sirry’s work feminists, and social activists in the sense that she as painter goes beyond its obvious formalist preoc...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2011) 2011 (29): 118–127.
Published: 01 November 2011
... strongly felt that teaching art at Mixed media. Courtesy the artist these prisons was therapeutic and would assist in the inmates’ rehabilitation and eventual reentry into the community. The WWA and the Feminist Movement In addition to the prison program, held in...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2009) 2009 (24): 30–39.
Published: 01 May 2009
...• military. These spaces represent the military's ment of slavery. accommodation and cooptation of feminist strug• The mobilization of culture as a medium of gle. This intersection of "feminism" and "cultural war has a long history and need not only take the studies" provides a...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2010) 2010 (26): 30–37.
Published: 01 May 2010
...- the parameters of gender studies were stretched to thetic interpreters or scientific authorities. include its historically “other” subjects, marking a Though the book is about gender and its con- shift in feminist practice at that time. Thus Gender nection to nationhood and the politics of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2000) 2000 (11-12): 11.
Published: 01 May 2000
... feminist movement being reversed without the mediating intervention of those active and focused vanguards that made the gains possible in the first place. In different parts of the world fascism has made a steady comeback, with the rest of society prov• ing more and more acquiescent to its return. The...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2013) 2013 (32): 30–35.
Published: 01 May 2013
... much in modernist traditions from 1992 onward (Sans titre — La première, 1992). of image making as in feminist and postcolonial Added to this was the incorporation of abstract critiques of modernism’s gender biases and cultural painterly gestures — that domain of artistic practice assumptions...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2008) 2008 (22-23): 88–93.
Published: 01 May 2008
... black-feminist cri• is adept at reconceptualizing hip-hop's masculin- tiques of normative racial blackness as it was con• ist pose by queering the reified and mythically structed during the Civil Rights and Black Power constructed black male body that has become eras. Within these...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1999) 1999 (10): 69.
Published: 01 May 1999
... philo• ly, post-structuralist and feminist ap• livened this formulaic temporal blue• Africanisms in the New World; AfriCobra sophical and aesthetic debates preva- proaches to identity formation which print by selecting a...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2008) 2008 (22-23): 206–207.
Published: 01 May 2008
... sit• the limitations of a racially reflexive uation of a truncated, repeated quota• aesthetic to the resistance in feminist tion from Irving Sandler's essay that movement to essentialism. He posits creates an "inability to secure a con• an affinity between his work and Anne nection between...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2012) 2012 (30): 104–113.
Published: 01 May 2012
... ber exactly what led you to the Spiral group when you first Show of Hands, a groundbreaking crafts show, on WGBH in returned to New York—returned to America, actually—from Boston in the 1970s. She was also an editor of Heresies Col- London? lective, one of the premier feminist art magazines. We...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1996) 1996 (5): 64.
Published: 01 November 1996
... the her represents a continuity with all merging post-colonial and feminist chic journey of transformation domain of a neighbor. Here...