Concise, critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies

African Art (sub-Saharan)
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2013

Show in progress dissertations

Hale, Catherine M., “Asante Stools and the Matrilineage” (Harvard, S. P. Blier)

Hellman, Amanda, “Developing the Colonial Museum Project in British Nigeria” (Emory, S. Kasfir)

Johnson, Kitty, “Aesthetics in Motion: Matatu Design in Nairobi” (Indiana, Bloomington, P. McNaughton)

Nzewi, Ugochukwu-Smooth, “The Dak’Art Biennial in the Making of Contemporary African Art, 1992–Present” (Emory, S. Kasfir)

Rogers, Amanda, “Politics, Gender, and the Art of Religious Authority in North Africa: Moroccan Women’s Henna Practice” (Emory, S. Kasfir)

Ryan, MacKenzie Moon, “The Global Reach of a Fashionable Commodity: A Manufacturing and Design History of Kanga Textiles” (University of Florida, V. Rovine)

Schwartzott, Amy, “Weapons and Refuse as Media: The Potent Politics of Recycling in Mozambican Urban Arts” (University of Florida, V. Rovine)