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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2010) 2010 (27): 28–41.
Published: 01 November 2010
... photography is George Osodi’s strong suit. His images of the not so pleasant and the contestatory in the Niger Delta region of Nigeria and the apparent ease with which he confronts the documentary photography genre are the topics of this essay. His photographs embody narratives of diverse contexts that...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2018) 2018 (42-43): 250–262.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Amanda Gilvin In the early 1970s, author and president of the National Assembly of Niger Boubou Hama argued that it was Africa’s duty to save humanity. He maintained that only Africa’s spiritual humanism was capable to countering Western industrial dehumanization and environmental destruction. Hama...
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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 May 2008) 2008 (22-23): 20–27.
Published: 01 May 2008
... opened it at a page on which Le Corbusier made (Niger), and Brazzaville (Republic of Congo), to the following statement about Prouve: "Everything see the places where Jean Prouve's aluminum he touches and designs immediately acquires an houses were located, before they were...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 June 2017) 2017 (40): 4–5.
Published: 01 June 2017
... multi- purpose New Culture Studios at Ibadan to include a drama theater as well as artists’ studios and resi- dency apartments. In the late 1990s, Onobrakpeya established the Bruce Onobrakpeya Foundation in his hometown of Agbarha-Otor in the Niger Delta, with its signal program being the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 126.
Published: 01 May 2001
...• tional Nigerian Architecture experiences, networking and stim• best suited them as possible da, though working far away from (MOTNA), a property of the Niger• ulation of friendships. The over• sources of inspiration. The free...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2008) 2008 (22-23): 196–197.
Published: 01 May 2008
... pilgrimage. Christopher Okigbo Foundation, to Obi, who was brought up in the Niger• Okigbo's friend, the fellow wordsmith mark and honor his legacy in 2007, ian context "were people who and Nobel Prize winner, Wole Soyinka...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2000) 2000 (11-12): 120.
Published: 01 May 2000
...• Alphadi, Niamey, Niger — a mono• system from perspective of Africa crit• tices and signs once more clearly fully particularizes a reading of the chromatic zebra pattern dress with ically. While visually featuring designs bound to concretized national identifi...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2010) 2010 (27): 14–21.
Published: 01 November 2010
... a campaign to Islamize West Africa, written, either claims Islam as native to Africa or building a warlike theocratic kingdom in the Niger posits that it spread peacefully through its prom- Valley. Umarian policies drove slave-­owning mer- ises of salvation.11 Sembène’s effort to debunk this...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2015) 2015 (37): 44–53.
Published: 01 November 2015
.... Niger designer Alphadi cofounded store in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, in 1967. the Fédération Africaine des Créateurs and launched Relocating to Paris in the early 1970s, he decided the Festival International de la Mode Africaine in to call himself Chris, in homage to Christian Dior, the Niger...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1998) 1998 (8): 34–37.
Published: 01 May 1998
... a cultural and social Rouch in Reverse (1995). Les Maitres Fous Les Maitres Fous). When, in In Search of independence that is long overdue. And yet looks at a group of men in Niger who travel Africa (1997), Diawara takes his camera to this move beyond colonial...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2009) 2009 (24): 126–135.
Published: 01 May 2009
... smooth and svelte Broken Chambers of Memory (1979), reference to course and thick. For the artist, working with terra-cotta head sculptures from the Nok, a ninth- cowhide is both punishment and reward. In a gru• century Niger Basin civilization. In his fracturing elling process...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2009) 2009 (24): 158–167.
Published: 01 May 2009
...), p. 21. duSeuil, 1957), p. 181. The Kalahari are an Ijoid ethnic group located in the west• ern Niger Delta region of Nigeria. "Kalahari ethnic identity is under enormous pressure as a result of modernization and Western influences. One Kalahari response to their exposure to foreign...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2017) 2017 (41): 14–29.
Published: 01 November 2017
... staged a number of public 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...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1996) 1996 (5): 44–49.
Published: 01 November 1996
... railroad overlords of rounds of remote villages on a bicycle showing the film at nightfall to enthusiastic the Dakar-Niger line; it is also reminiscent of the scene in Guelwaar, crowds. These personal encounters convinced him that film is a where Baye Ali...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2012) 2012 (30): 114–129.
Published: 01 May 2012
... years because his predecessor had lived that long, of the first trip, which included Ghana, Togo, Dahomey, and and we were there. In that week, we went to the stadium. Niger. It was ETA, Educators to Africa, formally sponsored It took half a day for the units of people to come into the by the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2012) 2012 (31): 46–111.
Published: 01 November 2012
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2010) 2010 (26): 80–151.
Published: 01 May 2010