African Expressive Cultures

African Expressive Cultures explores the richness and inventive spirit of the expressive arts in contemporary Africa, publishing single-authored studies and multi-authored collections from across the multidisciplinary landscape of African studies. Works will explore, but will not be limited to, the visual arts, television, radio, popular video, popular literature and theatre, puppet theatre, street theatre, performance music, popular music, social club activities, dance, sports, religion, and public and private ritual.Inquiries may be addressed to Dee Mortensen, Editorial Director, mortense@indiana.edu

Patrick McNaughton, editor
Associate editors
Catherine M. Cole
Barbara G. Hoffman
Eileen Julien
Kassim Koné
D. A. Masolo
Elisha Renne
Z. S. Strother
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Abidjan USA

Music, Dance, and Mobility in the Lives of Four Ivorian Immigrants

Reed, Daniel B.

Paperback  $35.00 
Hardback  $85.00 
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Africa and France

Postcolonial Cultures, Migration, and Racism

Thomas, Dominic

Paperback  $28.00 
Hardback  $80.00 
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Africa's Hidden Histories

Everyday Literacy and Making the Self

Paperback  $32.00 
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African Appropriations

Cultural Difference, Mimesis, and Media

Krings, Matthias

Hardback  $80.00 
Paperback  $30.00 
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African Art, Interviews, Narratives

Bodies of Knowledge at Work

Grabski, Joanna; Magee, Carol

Paperback  $28.00 
Hardback  $80.00 
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African Fashion, Global Style

Histories, Innovations, and Ideas You Can Wear

Victoria L. Rovine

Paperback  $40.00 
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African Photographer J. A. Green

Reimagining the Indigenous and the Colonial

Paperback  $40.00 
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Art World City

The Creative Economy of Artists and Urban Life in Dakar

Grabski, Joanna

Paperback  $45.00 
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Arts of Being Yoruba

Divination, Allegory, Tragedy, Proverb, Panegyric

Adéèkó, Adélékè

Paperback  $28.00 
Hardback  $80.00 
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A Bird Dance near Saturday City

Sidi Ballo and the Art of West African Masquerade

McNaughton, Patrick

Paperback  $26.00 
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Bogolan

Shaping Culture through Cloth in Contemporary Mali

Rovine, Victoria L.

Paperback  $30.00 
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Dan Ge Performance

Masks and Music in Contemporary Côte d'Ivoire

Reed, Daniel B.

Paperback  $24.95 
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A Dance of Assassins

Performing Early Colonial Hegemony in the Congo

Roberts, Allen F.

Paperback  $30.00 
Hardback  $85.00 
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Fashioning Africa

Power and the Politics of Dress

Paperback  $21.95 
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Global Nollywood

The Transnational Dimensions of an African Video Film Industry

Paperback  $30.00 
Hardback  $80.00 
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Highlife Saturday Night

Popular Music and Social Change in Urban Ghana

Plageman, Nathan

Paperback  $28.00 
Hardback  $80.00 
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Hip Hop Africa

New African Music in a Globalizing World

Paperback  $35.00 
Hardback  $90.00 
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Humor and Violence

Seeing Europeans in Central African Art

Strother, Z. S.

Paperback  $50.00 
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Journey of Song

Public Life and Morality in Cameroon

Ignatowski, Clare A.

Paperback  $26.00 
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Live from Dar es Salaam

Popular Music and Tanzania's Music Economy

Perullo, Alex

Paperback  $27.95 
Hardback  $80.00 
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The Masons of Djenné

Marchand, Trevor H. J.

Paperback  $32.00 
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Masquerading Politics

Kinship, Gender, and Ethnicity in a Yoruba Town

Willis, John Thabiti

Paperback  $35.00 
Hardback  $85.00 
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Oliver Mtukudzi

Living Tuku Music in Zimbabwe

Kyker, Jennifer W.

Paperback  $30.00 
Hardback  $80.00 
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Osogbo and the Art of Heritage

Monuments, Deities, and Money

Probst, Peter

Paperback  $24.95 
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Performance and Politics in Tanzania

The Nation on Stage

Edmondson, Laura

Paperback  $24.95 
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Performing South Africa's Truth Commission

Stages of Transition

Cole, Catherine M.

Paperback  $28.00 
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Performing Trauma in Central Africa

Shadows of Empire

EDMONDSON, LAURA

Paperback  $42.00 
Hardback  $90.00 
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Prince Twins Seven-Seven

His Art, His Life in Nigeria, His Exile in America

Glassie, Henry

Hardback  $55.00 
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Singing Yoruba Christianity

Music, Media, and Morality

Brennan, Vicki L.

Paperback  $30.00 
Hardback  $80.00 
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Spiders of the Market

Ghanaian Trickster Performance in a Web of Neoliberalism

Donkor, David Afriyie

Paperback  $30.00 
Hardback  $80.00 

Spiders of the Market

Ghanaian Trickster Performance in a Web of Neoliberalism - Enhanced Ebook

David Afriyie Donkor

ebook  $34.99 
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Swahili Port Cities

The Architecture of Elsewhere

Meier, Sandy Prita

Paperback  $35.00 
Hardback  $80.00 
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Tabloid Journalism in South Africa

True Story!

Wasserman, Herman

Paperback  $24.95 
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Trickster Theatre

The Poetics of Freedom in Urban Africa

Shipley, Jesse Weaver

Paperback  $35.00 
Hardback  $85.00 
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Tropical Cowboys

Westerns, Violence, and Masculinity in Kinshasa

Gondola, Ch. Didier

Paperback  $30.00 
Hardback  $80.00