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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2015) 2015 (36): 6–15.
Published: 01 May 2015
... wire” (telegraph, phone, satellite networks), and printed at the receiving location. Opening here with a press photograph of a group of Black youth overturning a large police van during the course of the Brixton riots of 1981, I argue that all of the photographs discussed shed light on the multiple...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2012) 2012 (31): 6–21.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Matthew Omelsky This article elucidates how Jean-Pierre Bekolo’s 2006 film Les saignantes rearticulates cyborgian thought in an effort to remap dominant modes of social consciousness among African youth. Bekolo uproots hegemonic tropes of African pathology; recasts narratives of African tradition...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2013) 2013 (33): 112–115.
Published: 01 November 2013
... portraiture to consider the Iscotch, youthful followers of the Shembe religion identifiable by their mix of European and Zulu sartorial traditions. Copyright © 2013 Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art 2013...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2018) 2018 (42-43): 212–221.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Hisham Aidi Hisham Aidi traces how Malcolm X—and the black freedom movement, more broadly— have become central to Muslim youth consciousness today. He traces how today, as during the early 1960s, various governments—the United States, Britain, Iran, and Saudia Arabia—have been trying to...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2007) 2007 (21): 122–123.
Published: 01 May 2007
... their essays, "Artist always on tour" and ambiguities and tricks of memories, its apparent expiration date? Is this "Using my youth to tell the truth In a exposes the absurdity of an essentialist project fresh in the sense of being excit• similar spirit of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2001) 2001 (15): 26–29.
Published: 01 November 2001
... are more comparable to those of the ubiq• uitous African dyed fabrics that Ndiaye surely encountered in his youth that...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1996) 1996 (5): 64.
Published: 01 November 1996
... residue of the bira• clad, punk youth smears dog shit on and terror. Though unspoken, she is West, alone makes Coffee Coloured cial trauma in aural...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2007) 2007 (21): 74–81.
Published: 01 May 2007
.... The poetic connotations can see the African youth movement toward in the representation of the youth in Tooki Bouki modernity framed by the still camera. Each photo• signal to the same symbols of freedom and inde• graph by Seydou Keita, Malick Sidibe, Samuel pendence emphasized in the...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2009) 2009 (25): 128–143.
Published: 01 November 2009
... - nomic opportunities than in home countries. Thou - sands of sub-Saharan African youths have perished Judith Quax’s...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 1996) 1996 (5): 72.
Published: 01 November 1996
... from the narrow confines of his could emerge from the depths of some of which must have trafficked youth in Pittsburg, a life in which he Strayhorn's personal history. Not...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 1999) 1999 (10): 11.
Published: 01 May 1999
... significant moment in the history of European conquering assault on the rest of the world: the Battle of the Little Bighorn. At the said battle the Sioux and Cheyenne under the brilliant command of their youthful general, Crazy Horse, humiliated United States Forces under Lt. Col. George Armstrong...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2001) 2001 (13-14): 123.
Published: 01 May 2001
... singular statement. youth and newness of its cre• ence with identity politics play a In his School Days (2000), the ators to the art world. However, major role in interpretation. Mul• juxtaposition of signs and sym• further study yields evidence of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2002) 2002 (16-17): 66–69.
Published: 01 May 2002
... cultur• citizenship, Allen provides a neutral back• al memory is reckoned with on personal drop for the highly charged trajectory of terms, turning to items from his white sub• the country's colonial and post-colonial urban youth — Hardy Boy books, Doc histories. Marten boots, Tintin comics...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2010) 2010 (26): 60–69.
Published: 01 May 2010
... or the ways in which he dwells on the inherent incom- Diar-es-Saâda in the Algiers he visited as a youth, pleteness of each component of his identity and to have become synonymous with massive unemploy- suggest the simultaneous exclusions conditioned by ment and social fragmentation...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2000) 2000 (11-12): 100–102.
Published: 01 May 2000
...• od. tured the dreams and the mythical inno• cence of a nation's youth and a nation at...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2009) 2009 (25): 6–7.
Published: 01 November 2009
... architecture, photography, olis. At the very least, it foregrounds the Western metropolis arship on youth culture of the black Atlantic has only just 4 Taiye Tuakli-Wosornu, “Africa Insight: The New Africans Called video, large-scale sculpture, figurative painting, and site-spe - as a key...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2016) 2016 (38-39): 220–223.
Published: 01 November 2016
... as contex- tual resonance goes, has been the rash of of cial violence against black male youth in recent years, which could not help but bear on the Brooklyn show.5 Wiley, who grew up in South Central Kehinde Wiley, Napoleon Leading the Army over the Alps, 2005. Oil on canvas, 130.5 x...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2015) 2015 (36): 4–5.
Published: 01 May 2015
... resounding shooting by police of the unarmed black youth from silence in the face of the turmoil outside? Ferguson, Missouri, Michael Brown, on August 9, Back in the 1960s, when the mainstream, white 2014. To be sure, Brown’s death at the hands of the art world was navel-gazing, lost in the reverie of...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 May 2000) 2000 (11-12): 117.
Published: 01 May 2000
...- _The whole family on the motor- hop reinvented the way that cool bike_ (1962), from a decade earli• urban youth, both black and white...
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Nka Journal of Contemporary African Art (1 November 2009) 2009 (25): 106–119.
Published: 01 November 2009
... stadium. Whether following a piece of urban space out of the necessity to resist Games, large-scale performances based on group Gwangju uprising) has hosted youth festivals, the call of the procession’s organizers or because of and exist, to assess and assert West Indian identity dynamics often...