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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 62–69.
Published: 01 May 2013
... realism, Outside the Law , taking the form of a gangster film, failed to garner the label of authenticity in its treatment of the Algerian War of Independence. By analyzing the shift from Day of Glory to Outside the Law in the filmic language that characterizes Bouchareb’s style, and the public response...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (4): 24–29.
Published: 01 May 1996
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Nka (2020) 2020 (46): 56–61.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of colliding cultures and can hardly be understood outside the paradigm of itinerancy, mobility, and displacement. In addition to the forced migrations of the previous centuries, there have also been migrations driven by colonization. Today, millions of people of African origin are citizens of various...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (48): 40–52.
Published: 01 May 2021
... by Enwezor remained on the margins, outside of international and noninstitutional artistic circuits, Lagtaâ’s work was an intrinsic part of the early 1970s collective experiments and transnational networks of artistic exchange between Eastern Europe and other geographical regions. © 2021 by Nka...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 8–23.
Published: 01 November 2021
... surrealists, and their contributions to internationalism, antifascist global protest, and decolonization, staged and performed outside the West. The artistic and intellectual output of the Egyptian surrealists was primarily centered around activities initiated by the Art and Liberty group (Jama’at al-Fann Wa...
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Nka (2022) 2022 (51): 86–97.
Published: 01 November 2022
... just nine miles outside of Pittsburgh that drew many African Americans northward in the decades following the failures of Reconstruction. Braddock began experiencing rapid decline in the 1970s when American steel no longer dominated the global market. The Braddock that Frazier grew up...
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Nka (2018) 2018 (42-43): 124–135.
Published: 01 November 2018
... leveled against the festival by outside critics. At stake in these controversies was the question: how best to create a cultural politics that enabled collective thinking about vexing challenges faced by postcolonial societies, including resolving questions of power and authority after inheriting colonial...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (44): 108–119.
Published: 01 May 2019
... it means to be a two-bodied artist in today’s culture. Mwangi Hutter’s persona also innately interrogates prefixed notions of Africanness and Europeanness, as well as the construct of the insider versus outsider. From a historical and political standpoint, their fused identity confers new status on Ingrid...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 82–89.
Published: 01 November 2010
... the fact that if we abstract one of these binaries from the other, we end up with stereotypical stories that do not take us far in understanding our own condition. Yet she also teaches us that the subject’s story never belongs to him or her alone: what we face on the outside turns out to be as important...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 8–21.
Published: 01 November 2011
...-roots culture into highbrow capital. The author argues that the movement resisted the “museum exhibit” of the dominant-culture industry by dramatizing the tension points between inner space, outside space, and unbound space. The aesthetic warfare of the movement is shown to be a struggle against...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 106–112.
Published: 01 May 2011
... in Japan to turn their eyes to art worlds outside Euro-America. Copyright © 2011 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2011 A Fateful Journey A Curator’s Perspective Yukiya...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (28): 140–141.
Published: 01 May 2011
... to the present. Pieprzak looks to the many manifestations of museums within and outside the context of the nation and to the claims that these institutions and structures lay to notions of modernity. Copyright © 2011 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2011...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (34): 66–73.
Published: 01 May 2014
... outside civil codes but that ethics are always in play. Copyright © 2014 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2014 HOW FAR CAN WE GO IF WE KEEP MARCHING? Cauleen Smith, Solar Flare Arkestral Marching Band, Rich South High School, Meatpacking District, Chicago, October 2011...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 6–13.
Published: 01 November 2010
... of ecological reality—­outside the biennale’s activities. 8 • Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art • 27 • Fall 2010 Giardini, 2009. 35mm film transferred to HDCAM SR, duration 0:30:08. Courtesy Marian...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (25): 6–7.
Published: 01 November 2009
... a comparative perspective of ments originating outside the West or created by non- Africans scattered in the diaspora—Babylon, as he called it— have launched the careers of a younger generation of modernities, to reread modernism—and by extension post - Western artists...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 38–43.
Published: 01 November 2001
... artists automatically excludes all artistic models outside this mod• ernist concept and, by the same...
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Nka (2008) 2008 (22-23): 8–9.
Published: 01 May 2008
... of the resources exhibitions of the past few years. As readers of the of the internet, networking with colleagues inside roundtable will notice, despite the incredibly rich, and outside the continent, maintaining the trust of articulate ruminations by our panelists, several artists and patrons...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 4–5.
Published: 01 November 2010
... Theatre—­the showcasing important works of the moment and home of the NGMA—­to commission a team of a platform for a much-­needed conversation, from artists to “face-­lift” the architectural friezes by the Africans within and outside the continent, about modernist sculptor...
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Nka (2023) 2023 (52): 54–67.
Published: 01 May 2023
... that outside the street narrow blue street met the stars that if they walked long enough far enough Alex walked and the click of his heels sounded and had an echo sound being tossed back and forth back and forth someone was approaching and their echoes mingled and gave the sound of castanets Alex liked...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (24): 126–135.
Published: 01 May 2009
... to standing of memory is outside of this classical dry. The material itself remembers the shape of a sense of rhetorical art, medicalized by Freudian body that remains necessarily absent. psychoanalysis. However, even Freud's own writ• In this article I will explore...