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Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 14–17.
Published: 01 May 1999
...• pears. Then the single stream of the composition broadens out towards the sides, like the short arms of the Latin cross, through all the movement still points Raft...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 92–99.
Published: 01 November 2014
... that is rather nostalgic, old- sense, a phrase used when it is not possible to determine world, and historical. an illegitimate child’s parentage. I have already worked with the theme of The Raft of the Medusa, which tells HM: The gothic is exhumed, a bit like manuscripts from...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 116–117.
Published: 01 May 2002
... advocate together with evening provoked thoughts and gressed. The ubiquitousness of work on rafts and in water Chika Okeke juxtaposed to those also added enough impetus for works produced could be including those who...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (31): 142–147.
Published: 01 November 2012
... of the richest artists, with their ship was bombed, and many on board were earnings comparable to Picasso.”2 Another pos- killed. By a stroke of fate, Tretchikoff survived and sible source of the controversy is captured in this escaped on a life raft. He and sixteen others under- statement: “Tretchikoff’s...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 8–13.
Published: 01 November 2016
... on the raft “Golden Age” of the Dutch city rested on slavery drifting toward African shores in order to develop and free trade. the theory of literary cannibalism.1 History also explains how and why slave trade, Rather than focusing on the lives of the enslaved on a global scale, became...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 64–69.
Published: 01 November 2001
... that period, the news was filled with reports of refugees trying to escape from Haiti to the United States on rickety boats and makeshift rafts. This forced migration, the direct consequence of poverty and violence, echoes the other historical displacements of populations: the Middle Passage...
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Nka (2022) 2022 (51): 98–110.
Published: 01 November 2022
.... The response to mend and rebuild was scattered and insufficient: temporary solutions were applied to community life in addition to physical structures. In Puerto Rico, by comparison, where Hurricane Maria mercilessly upended homes, turning streets into rivers and community leaders into raft builders, the Afro...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (45): 114–126.
Published: 01 November 2019
... as a national symbol (whether of passengers origin or destina- tion is left ambiguous). One is inevitably remind- ed of Théodore Géricault s painting The Raft of the Medusa (1819) and the grim fate of its passengers. Then, standing apart, is the most gut-wrenching figural group of all: a pietà. We are left...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (47): 94–113.
Published: 01 November 2020
... representing a market on which he superimposed, in the lower section, a ghostlike raft used by despairing migrants seeking transport to other shores. The work dialogues with Ablade Glover, a known Ghanaian artist, who captured the energy emanating from the marketplace where people strategize around goods. Alle...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 108.
Published: 01 May 2002
... advocate together with evening provoked thoughts and gressed. The ubiquitousness of work on rafts and in water Chika Okeke juxtaposed to those also added enough impetus for works produced could be including those who...