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African lives : white lies, tropical truth, darkest gossip, and rumblings of rumor--from Chinese Gordon to Beryl Markham, and beyond / Denis Boyles

Author:
Boyles, Denis  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 225 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Africa
Date:
1988
C1988
Topic:
White people  Search this
White people--Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
DT16.W45 B69 1988X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_380123

After Africa extracts from British travel accounts and journals of the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries concerning the slaves, their manners, and customs in the British West Indies introduced and edited by Roger D. Abrahams and John F. Szwed ; assisted by Leslie Baker and Adrian Stackhouse

Author:
Abrahams, Roger D  Search this
Szwed, John F. 1936-  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 444 pages, 5 unnumbered leaves of plates illustrations 24 cm
Type:
Sources
Quelle
History
Place:
West Indies, British
Antilles britanniques
West Indies
British West Indies
Westindien
Westindische Assoziierte Staaten
Schwarze
Date:
1983
Topic:
Black people--History  Search this
Black people--Social life and customs  Search this
Slaves--History  Search this
Noirs--Mœurs et coutumes  Search this
Esclaves--Histoire  Search this
Black people  Search this
Slaves  Search this
Alltag  Search this
Schwarze  Search this
Sklave  Search this
Sklaverei  Search this
Slaven (arbeid)  Search this
West Indies--British colonies--Negro slaves, 1790-1890 - Readings from contemporary sources  Search this
Call number:
F2131.A47 1983X
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_193480

African twilight : the vanishing rituals and ceremonies of the African continent / Carol Beckwith & Angela Fisher ; foreword by Sir David Adjaye

Title:
Vanishing rituals and ceremonies of the African continent
Author:
Beckwith, Carol 1945-  Search this
Fisher, Angela  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Adjaye, David 1966-  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 37 x 27 cm, in box 38 x 28 x 10 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
Africa
Date:
2018
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Ritual  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Initiation rites  Search this
Marriage customs and rites  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Religious life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1105347

BLK Vol. 1 No. 13

Published by:
Alan Bell, American  Search this
Edited by:
Alan Bell, American  Search this
Subject of:
Sgt. Perry Watkins, American, 1948 - 1996  Search this
Mabel Hampton, American, 1902 - 1989  Search this
Keith St. John, American, born 1957  Search this
Grupo Gay da Bahía, Brazilian, founded 1980  Search this
AIDS Coalition To Unleash Power, American, founded 1987  Search this
National LGBTQ Task Force, American, founded 1974  Search this
Gilberto Gerald, Panamanian American, born 1950  Search this
Reggie Williams, American, 1951 - 1999  Search this
Dr. Sylvia Rhue, American, born 1947  Search this
African-American Lesbian and Gay Alliance, American, founded 1986  Search this
Ayofemi Stowe Folayan, American, born 1950  Search this
Assotto Saint, Haitian American, 1957 - 1994  Search this
Natalie Cole, American, 1950 - 2015  Search this
Blackberri, American, 1945 - 2021  Search this
Angela Y. Davis, American, born 1944  Search this
Sweet Baby J'ai, American  Search this
Phill Wilson, American, born 1956  Search this
Simon Nkoli, South African, 1957 - 1998  Search this
Bill Cosby, American, born 1937  Search this
National Association of Black and White Men Together, American, founded 1980  Search this
Black Gay and Lesbian Leadership Forum, American, 1988 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 1/4 × 1/8 in. (27.4 × 20.9 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington, United States, North and Central America
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Bethesda, Montgomery County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Albany, Albany County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Yonkers, Westchester County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States, North and Central America
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
San Diego, San Diego County, California, United States, North and Central America
San Francisco, San Francisco county, California, United States, North and Central America
Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, South America
Date:
December 1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Communities  Search this
Gender  Search this
Health  Search this
Identity  Search this
International affairs  Search this
LGBTQ  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Military  Search this
Police brutality  Search this
Politics  Search this
Sexuality  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Vietnam War, 1961-1975  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Alan Bell
Object number:
2018.108.13
Restrictions & Rights:
© BLK Publishing Company, Inc.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Movement:
African American - Latinx Solidarity
HIV/AIDS Activist Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5195ff633-c48d-4a31-9140-2cfb722f7715
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.108.13

David Goldblatt 55 / Lesley Lawson

Photographer:
Goldblatt, David  Search this
Author:
Lawson, Lesley  Search this
Subject:
Goldblatt, David  Search this
Physical description:
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 16 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
South Africa
Date:
2001
Topic:
South Africans  Search this
Afrikaners--Social life and customs  Search this
Black people--Social life and customs  Search this
Photographers  Search this
Documentary photography  Search this
Call number:
TR647 .G618 2001
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1061462

The Finest photos from the old Drum / compiled and edited by Jurgen Schadeberg

Author:
Schadeberg, Jurgen 1931-2020  Search this
Physical description:
130 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
South Africa
Date:
1987
Topic:
Photojournalism  Search this
Black people--Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
TR820.F53 1987X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_352391

The African dream : visions of love and sorrow : the art of John Muafangejo / Orde Levinson ; foreword by Nelson Mandela

Author:
Levinson, Orde  Search this
Muafangejo, John N. 1943-1987  Search this
Subject:
Muafangejo, John N. 1943-1987 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Physical description:
120 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Place:
South Africa
Date:
1992
C1992
Topic:
Black people in art  Search this
Black people--Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
NE1336.M83 L66 1992
NE1336.M83L66 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_445304

África

Title:
Revista do Centro de Estudos Africanos
Author:
Universidade de São Paulo Centro de Estudos Africanos  Search this
Physical description:
v. ill. 23 cm
Type:
Periodicals
Place:
Latin America
Africa
Date:
1978
Topic:
Black people--Social life and customs  Search this
Black people  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Call number:
DT14 .A258
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_129642

Africa beyond Africa : the African influence abroad : catalogue of an exhibition of books and print materials held in the exhibition galleries of the Commonwealth Institute, 1-21st May 1984 as part of the Africa Africa! Programme. Supplement / compiled and edited by Elizabeth Dean

Author:
Dean, Elizabeth  Search this
Commonwealth Institute (Great Britain)  Search this
Physical description:
[5] p. ; 21 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Date:
1984
Topic:
Black people--Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
Z3501 .D281 1984s
Z3501.D281 1984s
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_272165

Africa beyond Africa : the African influence abroad : catalogue of an exhibition of books and print materials held in the exhibition galleries of the Commonwealth Institute 1-21st May 1984 as part of the Africa Africa! Programme / compiled and edited by Elizabeth Dean ; introduction by Peter D. Fraser

Author:
Dean, Elizabeth  Search this
Commonwealth Institute (Great Britain)  Search this
Physical description:
iii, 37 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Date:
1984
Topic:
Black people--Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
Z3501 .D281 1984
Z3501.D281 1984
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_272169

The black trans-Atlantic experience : street life and culture in England, Ghana, Jamaica, and the United States / photographs by Stephen Marc ; foreword by Marilyn Houlberg ; interview by Alan Cohen

Author:
Marc, Stephen  Search this
Cohen, Alan  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 137 p. : chiefly photo. ; 31 x 32 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1992
Topic:
Black people--Social conditions  Search this
Black people--Social life and customs  Search this
City and town life  Search this
Documentary photography  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_437450

The color purple / Alice Walker

Author:
Walker, Alice 1944-  Search this
Physical description:
295 pages ; 18 cm
Type:
Fiction
Place:
United States
Southern States
Date:
1985
Topic:
African American women  Search this
Sisters  Search this
Domestic fiction  Search this
Black people--Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
PS3573.A425 C6 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_445518

Videos of African and African-related performance an annotated bibliography Carol Lems-Dworkin ; Edward Gogol, technical consultant ; Dean Alexander, illustrator

Author:
Lems-Dworkin, Carol  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 331 pages illustrations 28 cm
Type:
Video catalogs
Vidéos
Catalogues
Place:
Africa
Afrique
Afrique noire
Afrika
Date:
1996
Topic:
Black people  Search this
Black people--Social life and customs  Search this
Performing arts  Search this
Folklore--Performance  Search this
Black people--Social life and customs--Video catalogs  Search this
Performing arts--video catalogs  Search this
Folklore--Performance--Video catalogs  Search this
Noirs  Search this
Noirs--Mœurs et coutumes  Search this
Arts du spectacle  Search this
Folklore--Interprétation  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Manners and customs  Search this
Bibliografie  Search this
Video  Search this
Art du spectacle--Bandes vidéo--Catalogues  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Mœurs et coutumes  Search this
Bandes vidéos  Search this
Catalogues  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_507585

"Nothing now goes down by burnt cork" : blackface minstrelsy and ethnic impersonation in South Africa, 1862-1968 / by Chinua Thelwell

Title:
Blackface minstrelsy and ethnic impersonation in South Africa, 1862-1968
Author:
Thelwell, Chinua  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 419 p
Type:
Books
Place:
South Africa
Date:
2011
C2011
Topic:
Minstrel shows  Search this
Blackface entertainers  Search this
White people--Race identity  Search this
Black people--Race identity  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
GT3650.5.S6 T44 2011a
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_987718

East African hip hop : youth culture and globalization / Mwenda Ntarangwi

Author:
Ntarangwi, Mwenda  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 158 p. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, East
Date:
2009
C2009
Topic:
Youth--Social conditions  Search this
Group identity  Search this
Hip-hop  Search this
Adolescent psychology  Search this
Black people--Race identity  Search this
Popular culture and globalization  Search this
Music and globalization  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_941832

Timeless / photographs by Kamoinge ; edited by Anthony Barboza & Herb Robinson ; coedited by Vincent Alabiso ; foreword by Quincy Troupe

Photographer:
Kamoinge Inc.  Search this
Editor:
Barboza, Anthony 1944-  Search this
Robinson, Herb  Search this
Alabiso, Vincent  Search this
Author of introduction, etc:
Troupe, Quincy  Search this
Subject:
Kamoinge Inc  Search this
Physical description:
379 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 31 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Pictorial works
Portraits
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
New York (N.Y.)
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Date:
2015
Topic:
African American photographers  Search this
African Americans--Social conditions  Search this
African Americans--Social life and customs  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Black people  Search this
Manners and customs  Search this
Photography of families  Search this
Documentary photography  Search this
Portrait photography  Search this
Street photography  Search this
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Photograph collections  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1059819

James Barnor, ever young / éditeur, Renée Mussai ; texte, James Barnor [and four others]

Author:
Barnor, James  Search this
Contributing author:
Mussai, Renée  Search this
Busby, Margaret  Search this
Issuing body:
Clementine de la Féronnière (Gallery)  Search this
Host institution:
Rivington Place  Search this
Subject:
Barnor, James Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Clementine de la Féronnière (Gallery)  Search this
Physical description:
176 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Portraits
Pictorial works
Place:
Ghana
France
Paris
England
Date:
2015
Topic:
Photographers  Search this
Portrait photography  Search this
Photography--Exhibitions  Search this
Black people  Search this
Women  Search this
Women, Black  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1078491

The Drumcafé's traditional music of South Africa / Laurie Levine

Title:
Traditional music of South Africa
Author:
Levine, Laurie  Search this
Drumcafé (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
286 p. : ill., map ; 26 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Type:
Music
Place:
South Africa
Date:
2005
Topic:
Music--History and criticism  Search this
Black people--Music--History and criticism  Search this
Black people--Social aspects  Search this
Black people--Social life and customs  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_939699

Esclavage, diaspora africaine et communautés noires du Maroc / Bouazza Benachir ; lettre-préface de René Scherer

Author:
Benachir, Bouazza  Search this
Subject:
Gnawa (Brotherhood)  Search this
Physical description:
259 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Foreign countries
Morocco
Date:
2005
Topic:
Moroccans  Search this
Black people  Search this
Slavery--History  Search this
Slave trade--History  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Music  Search this
Folklore  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_821434

The Afro-Mauritians : an essay / Gaëtan Benoît

Author:
Benoit, Gaetan M  Search this
Mahatma Gandhi Institute (Mauritius)  Search this
Physical description:
105 p. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mauritius
Date:
1985
Topic:
Black people--Mauritius--History  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
DT469.M442 B47 1985
DT469.M442B47 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_292122

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