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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 70–73.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Peri M. Klemm Copyright © 2004 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2004 A SAINT IN TH CITY Photograph of Sheikh Amadou Bamba, Djourbel...
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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 80–85.
Published: 01 May 2000
... media Solomon Deressa is an Ethiopian poet and a writer who lives in Saint Paul, Minnesota USA. upper one cuts the composition into a higher and lower half. There Notes...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (25): 144–149.
Published: 01 November 2009
.... t. Clair Bourne was a wonderful, importantly people of color. There was hardly a region or even prolific black documentary filmmaker of country where “Saint ” did not know of a “blood...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 36–49.
Published: 01 May 2013
... of contour drawings with some modeling were devoid of much detail, concentrating on how lling in the shapes. In Singing Saints Johnson’s they occupied space. This becomes clear in the uid “saints” appear like balladeers. In 1940 Singing shapes and lyrical lines in a series of three litho- Saints...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 106–113.
Published: 01 May 2001
... 1990s, Musa combined these performances with ric with his own painting. what he calls "Mail Art." In regular correspondence with col• In Self Portrait as Saint Sebastian, 1999, Saint Sebastian of the leagues and friends, Musa uses mixed media on mailed Sunflower, 1999...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 6–21.
Published: 01 November 2014
... Moby-Dick (1851) was written chronologically to Julien’s Looking for Langs- in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, in the Berkshires and ton (1989) and Ten Thousand Waves (2010), each published in New York. Augustus Saint-Gaudens’s of which has a parallel structural feature in the sculpture, the Robert...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 30–37.
Published: 01 November 2001
... artistic and icons of saints. They embody a philosophy of communica• career in Italy is little less than heroic. And it is this integrity tion, which obliges us to reflect anew upon what may unite and along with the sensitivity and foresight of some Italian critics...
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Nka (1996) 1996 (5): 24–27.
Published: 01 November 1996
... to be a gifted story-teller and clothed in a different fashion, reflecting a round herself with her saints, with whom writer. More importantly, it proves the fear• specific mannerism associated with the she feels a personal affinity. As she states, "I lessness with which she...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 8–13.
Published: 01 November 2016
... the 1791 slaves’ insurrection, the French colony of Saint- Domingue abolished slavery, and on April 27, 1848, slavery was finally abolished in all of the French...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 70–79.
Published: 01 May 2013
... notes, “Movie theatres have seen better days; cine- club in Saint Leon, one of the poor communi- they are notorious for their peeling exteriors and ties at the center of Ouagadougou, and creates such interiors, trouser- snagging worn chairs, unsanitary a narrative space by constructing a complex...
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Nka (2022) 2022 (51): 34–46.
Published: 01 November 2022
... the passbook been considered in its circulation after apartheid, in its continued ex­ istence as an object once carried by millions of peo­ ple. Lily Saint has called passbooks symbolically malleable vessels with constantly shifting associa­ tions and applications for those who did or did not bear them.9 I...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (46): 28–39.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., the total elimination of slavery for all people, was born in the Haitian Revolution. It was un- thinkable until historical actors in Saint-Domingue proved otherwise.11 This extraordinary contribution to the universal history of human freedom has not been superseded.12 Let me state it plainly: Hegel...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (15): 26–29.
Published: 01 November 2001
... I mother in the port of Saint-Louis in Senegal. Like all ports, St- I Louis was a meeting ground for diverse races and cultures. Ndiaye's first contact with oil...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (37): 44–53.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Saint Martins, London, she returned home to Lagos in 1960 and opened a chain of boutiques. She created modern versions of traditional Nigerian styles, such as the pre...
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Nka (2015) 2015 (37): 94–103.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Saint Laurent, Pierre Cardin, Emanuel Ungaro, Hubert de Givenchy, and the House of Dior. The evening came to be known as the Battle of Versailles but was officially...
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Nka (2024) 2024 (54): 128–131.
Published: 01 May 2024
... that depicted religious scenes of the Virgin, Christ, and saints was common during the late Middle Ages in Italy, especially those with a gold-ground background. In fact, the Frick has a few in its collection: Madonna and Child by Andrea di Bartolo, or Madonna and Child with Saints Lawrence and Julian...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 220–223.
Published: 01 November 2016
.... art: gold-leaf-backed “saint” portraits Bound is partly the outcome of adorned with delicate oral ligree, earlier sculptural experiments of b-boy typically overstated but undeniable in Roman-type male busts, also on view shimmering surface appeal; and recent...
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Nka (1995) 1995 (2): 42–43.
Published: 01 May 1995
... students at Central Saint Martins School of Art, as well as working on freelance commissions. She...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 210–217.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Watts Nka • 215 Police National Headquarters, Paris, 2015. Archival pig- ment print, 30 x 44 in., framed. Courtesy the artist 216 • Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art • 38–39 • November 2016 Showing His Kicks, Sebastopol / Saint Denis, Paris, 2014. Archival pigment print, 30 x...
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Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 11.
Published: 01 May 1999
... guy" while an otherwise cowardly John Wayne rode roughshod like Saint George assailing the Dragon. Key moments of "native" resistance and triumph were erased, as were the details of cru• elty attendant on Europe's incursions into the lives and histories of others. Sow's reenactmenton the Seine...