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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2010) 2010 (26): 30–37.
Published: 01 May 2010
...Lisa E. Bloom Reconsidering Isaac Julien’s film True North (2004) in relation to my book Gender on Ice (1993) at this moment is a political and intellectual challenge, especially given that the recent resurgence of interest in the Arctic is not only about concern over global warming and the desire...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1995) 1995 (3): 10–13.
Published: 01 November 1995
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2012) 2012 (31): 124–141.
Published: 01 November 2012
... from the increased travel of ideas and dis- folds traces of memory into each of them, so they courses across national, cultural, gender, and class are layered with experience that refers to, yet is not boundaries; these ideas and discourses surface in bound by, time or place. “When I use writing, I...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2014) 2014 (34): 80–89.
Published: 01 May 2014
... leave you hangin 13. Michael P. Jeffries, Thug Life, Race, Gender, and the Meaning of Hip Hop (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2011), 5. This moment “onstage” did not lay bare a col- 14. The particularity of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2006) 2006 (20): 60–71.
Published: 01 May 2006
... Brigade, pp. 16-17. University, and a noted scholar of race, gender, cultur• 7 Susan Sontag, "Regarding the Torture of Others," New York al history and the African diaspora. Times Magazine, May 23 2004: 24-29...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 28–37.
Published: 01 November 2015
... diversity among Western Afro-look clothing and the lifestyle it connoted designers, fashion writers and designers employed provided a chic way for both everyday people and the term Western fashion to create a “West vs. rest” socialites to transgress racial hierarchies, gendered paradigm. They labeled...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2011) 2011 (29): 42–49.
Published: 01 November 2011
... Hayes’s Symbionese Liberation Army, Screed #16, Patricia Hearst’s Second Tape (2003), and Coco Fusco’s a/k/a Mrs. George Gilbert (2004) mobilize Black Power–era images in a formal as well as narrative challenge to conventions around race, gender, and sexuality. They also question the notion that the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2013) 2013 (33): 116–120.
Published: 01 November 2013
... writing focus on the role of gender in the arts, especially in the emerging fi eld of contemporary Arab women artists...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2006) 2006 (20): 96–115.
Published: 01 May 2006
...Helen Langa Copyright © 2006 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2006 Two Antilynching Art Exhibitions: Politicized Viewpoints, Racial Perspectives, Gendered Constraints Helen Langa wo art exhibitions protesting lynch violence public awareness of the problem...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1998) 1998 (9): 70.
Published: 01 November 1998
... paramount essay, "Beyond Visual GENDERED VISIONS: Pleasures," interrogates the notion THE ART OF GENDERED VISIONS...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2013) 2013 (32): 154–156.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Eddie Chambers Cherise Smith’s book Enacting Others brings together a disparate group of artists who “have all crossed racial, ethnic, gender, and class boundaries in works that they have conceived and performed.” Smith delivers a particularly engaging study because questions of identity and the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 54–61.
Published: 01 November 2015
... about him. The dandy represents a complicated dance between race, gender, power, and style. Primarily, dandyism as a fashion trend was born in Europe during the Victorian and Edwardian periods. More specifically, the dandy is mostly a British construct who came into being in the eighteenth and...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2014) 2014 (34): 94–96.
Published: 01 May 2014
... intersection of sex and race, gender and the role of women in collective organizing, the constitution of public versus private spaces, the extensibility of blackness as a political frame, and the ways that artistic practice provides models of engagement on each of those scores. Participants include Huey...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 62–69.
Published: 01 November 2015
... tensions fuel her creative work on the musical stage and also in the realm of fashion and style; they become a way of naturalizing the oddness and radicality of her liberating and liberatory rhetoric concerning racial stereotypes, gender norms, class assumptions, and perceptions of sexuality. Examining the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 8–13.
Published: 01 November 2016
... intersection between bonded work, construction of gendered ways of being (tobacco associated with masculinity, sugar with femininity), accumulation of wealth, commerce, and European art. Copyright © 2016 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2016 Musée du Louvre slavery and tastes commodities...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 126–128.
Published: 01 November 2015
... industry signals a newfound creative energy and prosperity, yet it also raises debate around such issues as Westernization, postcolonialism, race, gender equality and religion. Haute Africa focused on the work of photographers who are not interested in African fashion per se but who choose instead to...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 14–21.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., as a pivotal image from a sequence of contiguous photographic statements and counterstatements by several of the leading fashion photographers from the Swinging Sixties. What this account points to is the often undertheorized role of race and gender in modern visual studies and, in particular, this...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 22–30.
Published: 01 November 2016
... bodies. Together they share a fundamental interest in defacing and deforming the gaze—both a gendering and a racializing gaze—as it has rested upon both the black male and female body and the black face. Comparisons with visual works by an old European master, Édouard Manet, and twentieth-century...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 110–120.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Alissandra Cummins; Allison Thompson The late eighteenth-century print The Barbadoes Mulatto Girl , by Agostino Brunias, is a significant starting point for a discussion of the complex processes involved in naming and codifying race, gender, and class within larger established systems of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2010) 2010 (27): 82–89.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Elleni (Centime) Zeleke This article examines how the Ethiopian Swedish artist Loulou Cherinet portrays the construction of gender and nation as a balancing act between men and women, local and international forces. In particular, the essay focuses on how she forces her audience to confront the...