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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 90–95.
Published: 01 November 2016
... to fight for recognition and cuits and nodes of domination over black women’s opportunity in the adult business, especially in the bodies and their labor. This metaphor exposes black United States, and having to defend her choice to women’s oft-ignored contributions to the economy, pursue sex work...
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Nka (2013) 2013 (32): 154–156.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Eddie Chambers Cherise Smith’s book Enacting Others brings together a disparate group of artists who “have all crossed racial, ethnic, gender, and class boundaries in works that they have conceived and performed.” Smith delivers a particularly engaging study because questions of identity...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 96–100.
Published: 01 November 2016
... capitalism, and the forms of consciousness scores of those who look for love, sex, work, conver- that postmodern cultural conditions make available sation, and company across national and language for appropriation,” Sandoval goes on to stipulate borders and the fiber-optic cables of cyberspace. that her...
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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 92–95.
Published: 01 May 2000
... to sex work or petty theft, and were subse• quently imprisoned under harsh conditions...
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Nka (2020) 2020 (46): 152–166.
Published: 01 May 2020
... resist unwanted readings of erotic pleasure in their works. Incorporating her analysis of these works into her conceptualization of images of black female nudity in art, the author proposes that a robust attention be given the visual image in the rising conversation on pleasure in African studies...
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Nka (2000) 2000 (11-12): 108–113.
Published: 01 May 2000
...: An Historical Romance Of A Civil War As It Occured Between The Dusky Thighs of One Young Negress And Her Heart suggests, slavery was a labor force meant to reproduce itself. If sex is theoretically defined as an economy whose poles are reproduction - read work or utility - on the one hand...
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Nka (2002) 2002 (16-17): 112–113.
Published: 01 May 2002
... both of these Her title essay accordingly veteran of the Culture Wars. sipy and malicious, historically tendencies were aspects of a applauds black artists that work Throughout the 90s, Fusco was minded and earnestly...
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Nka (2003) 2003 (18): 72–75.
Published: 01 May 2003
... one that perceives and accepts the dissolution of meaningful dif• gaze. The image of a life-sized black woman in the nude posed as ference. What the viewer sees is confident declaration. What the Muse invokes the viewer's cravings for sex and power, while the viewer sees...
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Nka (2004) 2004 (19): 74–77.
Published: 01 May 2004
.... The art world orthodoxy heavily crit- binds the race-ed or sexed subject to external forms of power.1 74 • Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art icized the work and the critical discourses it engaged (critical formal brilliance has yet to achieve its full maturation. race...
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Nka (1999) 1999 (10): 72.
Published: 01 May 1999
...• ered visual and discursive assaults Contemporary Art Center in works from the "Liberty Cincinnati, Ohio...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (26): 6–29.
Published: 01 May 2010
... that we encounter in the landscape. The works of seven contemporary South African artists are discussed in this context, including the photography of David Goldblatt, Guy Tillim, and Santu Mofokeng, video work and anamorphic drawings by William Kentridge, film by Berni Searle, painting by Vivienne...
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Nka (2014) 2014 (35): 114–119.
Published: 01 November 2014
... of the country, Hope II also include “Life Is Our Life’s Work,” a slogan for and about the past specifically. If you are an activist, per- a pharmaceutical company, Pfizer, and Dual Magic Probe, haps your protest is one against forgetting. which is an anal probe from the California Exotic Sex Com- pany...
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Nka (2001) 2001 (13-14): 80–85.
Published: 01 May 2001
... became the director of the Ecole de Beaux-arts in Casablanca, where he continues to work and live. Upon his return to Morocco from Prague in 1962, Belkahia...
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Nka (2012) 2012 (31): 6–21.
Published: 01 November 2012
.... But these young women have no This lifting of the barrier separating our supposed interest in being defined in relation to the oppo- lived experience and imagination forecloses a site sex. They have sex for work and pleasure — not strictly praxis-­oriented reading of his vision. His reproduction. The cyborg...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 110–120.
Published: 01 November 2016
... industry, the enter- In another work painted at the same time, Intertext, tainment industry, and the sex trade. Campbell is ambiguous in situating the black female The inherent opportunism of exploitation within body in the past or in the present but clearly refer- encounters of difference...
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Nka (2010) 2010 (27): 54–61.
Published: 01 November 2010
... known for his provocative works, cinema. This does not mean, however, that he does Sanches Nka • 57 not consider the need to make films about Africa, The voice-­over accompanies the whole film, intro- or, more precisely, his...
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Nka (2016) 2016 (38-39): 186–195.
Published: 01 November 2016
... of identity in the context of Ghana in the twentieth century. By examining the ways that specific materials, icons, media, images, and objects interact and create a multiplicity of meaning and narratives within a body of work, I begin to uncover how these layers translate to and create discourse with my lived...
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Nka (2011) 2011 (29): 128–139.
Published: 01 November 2011
... theme in her work: interracial sex.10 figures on a dark background to express the action. Mulatto children were the outcome of sexual liai- This is at once an artful play with negative and posi- sons that were never acceptable in the antebellum tive space and a hint of invisibility for the racial...
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Nka (2009) 2009 (25): 48–59.
Published: 01 November 2009
... lationship with a white man. Hester reveals how brutal acts of racialized and sex - far as to say that Walker’s work even reflects some “Genius” Grant. In 2007 she was named among Time At the same time, many of Walker’s art images, ual violence against the black feminine body were...
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Nka (2006) 2006 (20): 72–85.
Published: 01 May 2006
... to one thing - sex. exceptionalism asking: "What, Americans commit atrocities? Our boys? Our g/r/s?"6 Double Negatives In a companion essay to Wallis's story for Time Separated by more than a year, the stories of Lynch magazine, an article titled "The Rules...