Journal of Contemporary African Art 


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Journal Current volume: 2021 Frequency: Two issues annually

Academic Editor(s): Salah M. Hassan, Chika Okeke-Agulu

Nka focuses on publishing critical work that examines contemporary African and African Diaspora art within the modernist and postmodernist experience and therefore contributes significantly to the intellectual dialogue on world art and the discourse on internationalism and multiculturalism in the arts. Nka mainly includes scholarly articles, reviews (exhibits and books), interviews, and roundtable discussions.


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Editorial Office:
Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art
Toboggan Lodge
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
607-254-4271 (fax)

Founding Publisher:
Okwui Enwezor

Salah M. Hassan, Cornell University
Chika Okeke-Agulu, Princeton University

Associate Editors:
Sarah Adams
Carl Hazelwood
Nancy Hynes
Derek Conrad Murray
Sunanda Sanyal

Consulting Editors:
Rory Bester
Isolde Brielmaier
Coco Fusco
Kendell Geers
Michael Godby
Elizabeth Harney
Thomas Mulcaire
O. Donald Odita
Gilane Tawadros
Frank Ugiomoh

Managing Editor:
Clare Ulrich

Advisory Board:
Norbert Aas
Florence Alexis
Rashid Diab
Manthia Diawara
Elsabet Giorgis
Freida High
dele jegede
Kellie Jones
Sandra Klopper
David Koloane
Bongi Dhlomo Mautloa
Gerardo Mosquera
Helen Evans Ramsaran
Ibrahim El Salahi
Janet Stanley
Obiora Udechukwu
Gavin Younge
Octavio Zaya

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Please send inquiries to Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art, Toboggan Lodge, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853; phone: 607-255-0696; fax: 607-254-4271; e-mail: nka_journal@cornell.edu. The journal accepts submissions only through its Submittable site. For submission guidelines, consult the Submittable site and the journal's style guide.

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Indexed/abstracted in the following: Anthropological Index Online - EBSCO, Anthropological Index Online - OCLC, Anthropological Index Online - Royal Anthropological Institute, Art & Architecture Complete, Art & Architecture Index, Art & Architecture Source, Art Abstracts (H.W. Wilson), Art Index (H.W. Wilson), Art, Design & Architecture Collection, ARTbibliographies Modern, Selective, Biography Index: Past and Present (H.W. Wilson), Book Review Digest Plus (H.W. Wilson), Current Abstracts Emerging Sources, Citation Index, MLA International Bibliography (Modern Language Association), OmniFile Full Text Mega (H.W. Wilson), OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson), Scopus, TOC Premier (Table of Contents), Ulrichsweb, Web of Science.
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ISSN: 1075-7163
e-ISSN: 2152-7792