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Nka (2009) 2009 (25): 106–119.
Published: 01 November 2009
... its title from the verses of the protesters retaliated with placards and banners contributed a carnival procession to the peace Mas , brought up to contemporary relevance seventeenth-century English poet John Milton. 1 bearing threatening messages of peace. To the march...
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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 (2020) 2020 (46): 168–178.
Published: 01 May 2020
... are paralleled with an account of the protests on the street and events that were unfolding at the time. Describing the environment of censorship and strategies used by the government to block dissent, the author provides stories of how different groups who were part of the revolution retaliated. The article can...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (47): 44–55.
Published: 01 November 2020
... and liberation is more than a matter of public protest dressed in the aesthetic of blaxploitation. My argument draws on scholarship by Kevin Quashie and Elizabeth Alexander to reveal the potential of the interior and the imagination in representations of Black Power. © 2020 by Nka Publications 2020...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (36): 16–27.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Caitlin Beach In 1919 the sculptor Meta Warrick Fuller modeled the statuette Mary Turner: A Silent Protest against Mob Violence . One of the earliest three-dimensional works of art to address the subject of lynching, the sculpture was dedicated to the memory of Turner, a nineteen-year-old pregnant...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (36): 28–39.
Published: 01 May 2015
... and reception, this study aims to illuminate how racial politics influenced a politics of style in this volatile moment. To do so, it situates Die in relation to a mounting attention to protest, violence, social realism, and black aesthetics, especially as they crystallized in writer Amiri Baraka’s engagement...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (36): 48–61.
Published: 01 May 2015
... in a landscape of complexity and contradiction, where one person’s protest is another’s art, is a delicate affair. The primary subject may be history, the riot, that which “incited” the riot, its visual aesthetic, or all these and more simultaneously. Does focus on the iconography of the riot displace...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (36): 62–75.
Published: 01 May 2015
... re- cent being “Arab Spring,” to describe a decidedly di- verse revolutionary wave of violent and nonviolent demonstrations, riots, protests, and, perhaps most...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (40): 106–107.
Published: 01 June 2017
..., as Courtesy Contemporary Arts Center, New concomitant terms of dynamism, hy- the introduction notes, “at the nexus of Orleans, and Independent Curators International bridity, immateriality, alienation, and performance and protest,” but many recent...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 198–202.
Published: 01 November 2017
.... , Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2016 Copyright © 2017 by Nka Publications 2017 Susan E. Cahan museum studies artist protests African-American art New York art institutions...
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Nka (2006) 2006 (20): 44–59.
Published: 01 May 2006
... time the photographer wants ice to the lynching community through the taking, another shot, and the photographer did not protest reproduction, and sale of lynching postcards as com• or run away or intervene."1 The immorality resides memorative souvenirs that record the race...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 52–58.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Anti-Negrophobie, in all their relationships with them” in order to organized a three-week silent protest in front of the demonstrate ultimately that they are not a threat. above-mentioned supermarket, in all likelihood Product trademarks such as the 1930s Banania the only formal and documented...
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Nka (2017) 2017 (41): 140–152.
Published: 01 November 2017
... between America versity went on a rampage, creating bonfires and and Nigeria as well as among Nigerians. blocking major streets. Their protests continued At present, the mural is the most iconic image on for the next few days, hampering progress on the the entire campus, reflecting the spirit...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (47): 4–5.
Published: 01 November 2020
... of the past twenty years? A quick turnaround is hard to imagine. The spring of 2020 also saw the radical expan- sion of the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement from a niche US phenomenon to perhaps the largest global protest movement in history. With the media broadcast of the suffocation of George Floyd...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (34): 66–73.
Published: 01 May 2014
.... That struct our history, science fiction narrative devices position of protest so completely converging with are natural structures for complex expressions of celebration is one of the most exhilarating things memory, history, and dreams. As I oriented myself I’ve experienced. I took...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 21–23.
Published: 01 November 1996
... is of a kind 113 West 134th Street. Where Baldwin's was the voice of protest of intuitive intimacy. While such intuitiveness is familiar to many ("When we reach the end of this long block," he writes in "Fifth artists, among orchestra musicians this is most true...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (36): 76–87.
Published: 01 May 2015
... landscape. Read within the context of decades of with the momentous protests of January 25. A ver- (attempted) state control over cultural production, sion of the biennale piece was exhibited in October I suggest that here the Ministry of Culture was mak- 2012 at the American University in Cairo (AUC...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (49): 184–191.
Published: 01 November 2021
... strike organized by film artists and technicians and joined by the film­ maker. The strikers are protesting emerging inequi­ ties in the Egyptian film industry during the Sadat and Mubarak years and the increased influence of producers from Arab Gulf states. One of the most critical aspects...
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Nka (2003) 2003 (18): 92–93.
Published: 01 May 2003
..., this alludes to the opportune linguis• al exposure without being the West, "an absurd novelty— tray ushers in a retelling of tic slippages of protest where events...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (45): 88–98.
Published: 01 November 2019
... movements, including the South African state s vicious attempts to suppress Black South Africans demonstrations against apart- heid sparked by school children protesting against being taught in Afrikaans, a language they perceived to be that of their oppressors, and the Black Panther s opposition...