Race and Resistance Seminar: Art and the African Diaspora


Discussion of the following pre-circulated texts regarding art and the African Diaspora:

  • Jacqueline Francis, ‘To Be Real: Figuring Blackness in Modern and Contemporary African Diaspora Visual Cultures’, Radical History Review Issue 103 (Winter 2009), pp.188-202.
  • Krista Thompson, ‘A Sidelong Glance: The Practice of African Diaspora Art History in the United States’, Art Journal 2011 pp. 7-31.

Lunch will be provided 


Race and Resistance across Borders in the Long Twentieth Century

Contact name: Imaobong Umoren
Contact email: imaobong.umoren@history.ox.ac.uk
Audience: University of Oxford only