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Books on African Film

African Film: Re-Imagining a Continent / Symbolic Narratives: African Cinema

 African Cinema: Politics and Culture 

Africa Shoots Back: Alternative Perspectives In Sub-Saharan Francophone African Films 

 Black African Cinema  / African Cinemas: Decolonizing the Gaze

Questioning African Cinema: Conversations with FilmmakersRead the rest

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Bood in Their Eyes (Book Review) Articles

Bood in Their Eyes (Book Review)

   

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Stockley takes on this silence and .  . . shows too that it is part of a larger silence in which the fear and terror

that were the daily staples of the African American experience have been summed up all too easily

in the term “Jim Crow” in a … Read the rest

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Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America Articles

Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America

By Melissa V. Harris-Perry

According to the author, this society has historically exerted considerable pressure on black females to fit into one of a handful of stereotypes, primarily, the Mammy, the Matriarch or the Jezebel.  The selfless Mammy’s behavior is marked by a slavish devotion to white folks’ domestic concerns, often at the expense of those of her own family’s … Read the rest

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