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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 116.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Nadine S. Kibanda Copyright © 2000 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2000 theoretical essays by other writers, MONKEY'S RIGHT TO PAINT...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 22–31.
Published: 01 November 2014
... (DACS), a not-for-profit visual arts rights management organization established in the 1980s by artists for artists. Devotional Wallpaper, Scat exhibition, 2013. Installation views Tawadros Nka • 31 ...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 90–97.
Published: 01 May 2012
... or irresponsive during the civil rights movement. action. As we attempted communications across country, we continued to work and develop, but Note at a slower pace. Before long another AfriCOBRA This essay was originally published in the exhibition catalogue Afri...
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Nka (2006) 2006 (20): 92–95.
Published: 01 May 2006
... of utilities and the scant sun• in garden rows on a bookcase in the window of the light rationed through the windowpanes on the room to the right of the dogtrot. Collectible kerosene road-side walls. lamps, some with chimneys and some without, were...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (46): 62–71.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Manuela Ribeiro Sanches Cosmopolitanism has been invoked to stress the potential advantages of thinking beyond the nation with regard to human rights, diasporic or intellectual affinities, as well as other forms of affiliation. However, nationalism does not have to amount to a mere manifestation...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (30): 44–59.
Published: 01 May 2012
... of photographing the project becomes a new artistic performance on its own right, a process in which the artists and the photographer entered into a separate dialogue and negotiation of their own. This article reproduces many of Simpson’s photographs, along with her accompanying text, “Spirits.” Copyright © 2012...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 78–85.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Jeanne Siegel Spiral, founded in 1963 by Romare Bearden, Norman Lewis, and Charles Alston, was a group of black American artists in New York. This article, originally published in ARTnews in 1966, explores the attitudes of Spiral’s membership about civil rights, Negro art, the “Negro Image...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 100–109.
Published: 01 November 2011
... individualism that embraces the overriding challenge confronted by Spiral, an artistic alliance that represented African American artists in the March on Washington and that sought to formulate an ongoing artistic response to the civil rights movement. Copyright © 2011 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (37): 28–37.
Published: 01 November 2015
... particularly important as black South Africans fought for basic human rights. Drum magazine—South Africa’s leading fashion black lifestyle magazine—chronicled the burgeoning Black Consciousness movement along side its coverage of black fashion models and fashion designers. Fashion was political. One’s attire...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 14–21.
Published: 01 November 2016
... implicit metanarrative of black female agency and civil rights–era cultural defiance. The social contract between the photographer and “the sitter” is also explored in this article, arguing that when the sitter is an imposing African American artist/performer/observer, the photographer—and by extension...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 174–180.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Yemane I. Demissie “Bust Brawl: the Battle over a Black Bronze Prince” examines the tug-of-war between the Right Honorable General Sir Henry Frederick Ponsonby, the Privy Purse and private secretary to Queen Victoria, and John Throp, a sculptor and marble mason based in Leeds, over the creation...
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Nka (2018) 2018 (42-43): 222–232.
Published: 01 November 2018
... the Western conceit of Africa as primitive, his 1960s and early ’70s writings chart a new direction, showing the linked struggle between African independence and the civil rights and Black Power movements in the United States. Again, we see another figure of the continent emerging in Baldwin’s late works...
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Nka (2018) 2018 (42-43): 124–135.
Published: 01 November 2018
... who sponsored their appearance there in the wake of the hard-fought passage of the US Voting Rights Act. The Dakar festival was a pivotal, if fraught, moment announcing a new era of independent global black cultural production and modernity. It was also haunted by an earlier and arguably more...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (34): 60–65.
Published: 01 May 2014
... and second-line parades, military marches and marching bands, funeral processions and civil rights movement demonstrations for historical antecedents and to Lorraine O’Grady and Shani Peters (three decades apart from each other), Cauleen Smith, Daniel Bernard Roumain, Sol Sax, and Rashaad Newsome...
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Nka (2019) 2019 (44): 120–131.
Published: 01 May 2019
.... What is necessary now is not Pan-Africanism, feminism, or any movement that seeks to advance the rights of a particular social identity, but, instead, what is needed is a radicalized cosmopolitanism, a shift from a rhetoric of particularism to a rhetoric of universalism in order to help us relate...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (46): 100–114.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Hans Belting Right from its opening in 1929, the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) recreated modern art as a new myth that was rescued from European history and thus became accessible as an independent value for an American audience. Paradoxically, the myth stemmed from the opinion that modern art’s...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (46): 136–150.
Published: 01 May 2020
... internationally. Some might argue that their success has been dependent on their representation in powerful galleries, and to some extent this is certainly true. Nevertheless, it is a small step in the right direction that relocating to major cities in Europe or the United States is no longer an absolute...
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Nka (2021) 2021 (48): 112–130.
Published: 01 May 2021
... Cherry River. The name Cherry River honors and describes the numerous chokecherry trees growing on the river’s banks that provide sustenance for wildlife and venerates Indigenous history, the ecology of running water, and riparian systems in the Northwest. The rise of interest in the rights of Indigenous...
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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 72–79.
Published: 01 May 2000
..., while some won• chised Black majority made the symbol itself and competition for dered why "the left wing had put up right wing propaganda." There access to it seem irrelevant if not actually absurd. By this time it was were those who felt that the photographer had a responsibility...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (36): 4–5.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Chika Okeke-Agulu Copyright © 2015 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2015 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Ferguson riots, are however not simply visual...