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Repainting the walls of Lunda : information colonialism and Angolan art

Author: Delinda Collier
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Chronicling the publication and dissemination of the anthropology book Paredes Pintadas da Lunda (Painted Walls of Lunda), Delinda Collier analyzes two-dimensional images of the Chokwe peoples of northeastern Angola and their subsequent formats, from postindependent canvas paintings to Internet images. Collier argues that the logic of reproductive media envelops the past: each mediation adds another layer of  Read more...
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Named Person: José Redinha
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Delinda Collier
ISBN: 9780816694440 0816694443 9780816694488 0816694486
OCLC Number: 904905035
Description: 253 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Diamang as apparatus : the production of painted walls of Lunda in 1953 --
The myth of analog Africa : the transition to information colonialism --
Rebouco : post-independence art and Angolan socialism --
"Rescue and visibility" : the digitization of painted walls of Lunda and postwar Angolan art.
Responsibility: Delinda Collier.

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"Chronicling the publication and dissemination of the anthropology book Paredes Pintadas da Lunda (Painted Walls of Lunda), Delinda Collier analyzes two-dimensional images of the Chokwe peoples of northeastern Angola and their subsequent formats, from postindependent canvas paintings to Internet images. Collier argues that the logic of reproductive media envelops the past: each mediation adds another layer of context and content."--Publisher's website.

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