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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1994) 1994 (1): 16–18.
Published: 01 May 1994
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2013) 2013 (32): 62–69.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Ian Merkel This article is a critical reading of the Franco-Algerian filmmaker Rachid Bouchareb’s films and their reception in France, Algeria, and the United States. Whereas Days of Glory , which deals with African soldiers who fought on behalf of France in World War II, was praised for its...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 210–217.
Published: 01 November 2016
... and backward baseball caps got on. I was immediately drawn to the critical mass of people of color in Paris, as well as the constant visual reference to African American music and culture that was present on the street. I began photographing and building up a network of contacts in France that began...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1994) 1994 (1): 42.
Published: 01 May 1994
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2009) 2009 (24): 150–157.
Published: 01 May 2009
... dreamy of Art and Design, in Atlanta and Savannah, waterscape and back to reality. Georgia, and Lacoste, France. The outcome of Nightfall and Alibama are experience-oriented narratives that bring difficult Notes historical issues such as the enslavement of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1996) 1996 (5): 44–49.
Published: 01 November 1996
... was stolen. An Africa not ments; France, especially the French Left have International aid is a major theme in losing faith. Our Africa is not the one repre• always elected and adopted an African artist — Guelwaarffow corrosive is it to your judgment? sented by our...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2013) 2013 (32): 70–79.
Published: 01 May 2013
...: Deuxième Paris (2004, Niger/France) and Jean-Marie Teno’s Sacred Places (2009, Cameroon/France). In particular, the article considers how the films reterritorialize documentary aesthetics through the use of landscape and testimony as metaphors for Africa’s post-colonial struggles. In doing so, the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 52–58.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Trica Keaton Au Nègre Joyeux , a large sign that dates from the late eighteenth century, is prominently on display in an area of high tourism in Paris, France. There is no accompanying historical plaque to explain its provenance or significance, and sources about the piece are contradictory as well...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2013) 2013 (32): 146–148.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Ian Merkel This review provides both context for and aesthetic analysis of Idrissou Mora-Kpai’s latest film, Indochina, Traces of a Mother . Starting with a brief synthesis of historical work dealing with colonial soldiers fighting on behalf of France, it attempts to ground the multiple spaces of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2014) 2014 (35): 92–99.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Jean-Hubert Martin This interview is between Hassan Musa, a Sudan-born artist residing in France, and Jean-Hubert Martin. Issues discussed include identity, politics, and the state of the world, including colonization and the status of artists in Sudan. Copyright © 2014 Nka: Journal of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2017) 2017 (41): 176–187.
Published: 01 November 2017
... agent for progressive values, and the review takes seriously local reception by asking how Congolese interpret works of contemporary art, including Frances Bodomo ( Afronauts ), Kapwani Kiwanga ( Vumbi ), Mega Mingiedi ( Lelo Awa ). Copyright © 2017 by Nka Publications 2017 Meteoric Realities...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 196–201.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Elizabeth Colomba Being of Martinique descent but born and raised in France has shaped and influenced my perception of my self-identity. This dual background has pushed me to explore the totality of social experience and fuse my two worlds in my work. While acknowledging the past, I wish to reshape...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2007) 2007 (21): 68–73.
Published: 01 May 2007
... course. between la recherche et Ie constat," insistin g In man y ways, Le Franc is about mu sic-music that for him, the filmmaker doit aller beau • as subject as well as narrative and analytic device. coup plus loin que le constat," and that it is an Dedicated to Billy Congorna, Roberto Fonseca and...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 8–13.
Published: 01 November 2016
... colonies. In May 1802 Napoleon Bonaparte rejected the decree of February 4, 1794, abolishing slavery in French colonies, and reinstated slavery. France is the only...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1996) 1996 (5): 17–19.
Published: 01 November 1996
... urban Africa and the untouched villages or France and the Soviet Union. A comparatively undifferentiated poverty that one sees so often large number of Senegalese were able to study...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2009) 2009 (24): 168–170.
Published: 01 May 2009
...Amanda Gilvin Copyright © 2009 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2009 YINKA SHONIBARE GARDEN OF LOVE Musee du Quai Branly Paris, France April 2 - July 8, 2007 A tail transparent wall separates the gardens of the Musee du...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 5.
Published: 01 November 2016
... the death of Ramez Elias, who passed away on IThursday, April 21, 2016, in Paris, France. Ramez was the designer of Nka for the last sixteen years. A remarkably...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2010) 2010 (26): 60–69.
Published: 01 May 2010
... suggest an urban architecture that lives o ff rather than for the bodies it Centre Georges Pompidou-France and is meant to shelter. In spaces like this, little margin remains for human private collection presence...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1999) 1999 (10): 11.
Published: 01 May 1999
... ground for the advancement of their work. African and Afro-Caribbean writers and intellectuals especially those from the French colonies, made Paris a home away from home and laid claim to it in same manner that France laid claim to their homelands. Leopold Sedar Senghor and Aime Cesaire worked...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2009) 2009 (24): 92–97.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Martinique and to 1934—once proclaimed that "I am a France, beginning in 1635 when Martinique first Frenchman first and an African second," such an fell under French colonial control. Martinique eloquent testimony to the triumph of the French thereafter became a domain of...