The Resource Secrecy : African art that conceals and reveals, by Mary H. Nooter ; contributions by 'Wande Abimbola [and others]

Secrecy : African art that conceals and reveals, by Mary H. Nooter ; contributions by 'Wande Abimbola [and others]

Label
Secrecy : African art that conceals and reveals
Title
Secrecy
Title remainder
African art that conceals and reveals
Statement of responsibility
by Mary H. Nooter ; contributions by 'Wande Abimbola [and others]
Title variation
African art that conceals and reveals
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
N7391.65
LC item number
.S43 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roberts, Mary Nooter
  • Abimḅola, 'Wande
  • Museum for African Art (New York, N.Y.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art, African
  • Symbolism in art
  • Secret societies
  • Art, Black
  • Secret societies
  • Symbolism in art
  • Africa, Sub-Saharan
  • Kunst
  • Geheimen
  • Art
  • Signes et symboles
  • Sociétés secrètes
Label
Secrecy : African art that conceals and reveals, by Mary H. Nooter ; contributions by 'Wande Abimbola [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Secrecy : African art that conceals and reveals is published by The Museum for African Art, New York"--T. p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 242-251) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Secrecy and society : the paradox of knowing and the knowing of paradox / T.O. Beidelman -- Insight, or not seeing is believing / Allen F. Roberts -- Through the cosmic flower : secret resistance in the mural art of Sotho-Tswana women / Gary van Wyk -- Agbaa : Dangme art and the politics of secrecy / Nii Otokunor Quarcoopome -- The leopard who sleeps in a basket : Akuapem secrecy in everyday life and in royal metaphor / Michelle Gilbert -- Eastern Pende constructions of secrecy / Z.S. Strother -- Art and secret agency : concealment and revelation in artistic expression / Suzanne Preston Blier -- Sigma! : the pilgrim's progress and the logic of secrecy / Cesare Poppi -- Secrecy and objectivity in the methodology and literature of Ifá divination / 'Wande Abimbola and Barry Hallen -- Seduction, surrender, and portable paradise : Dogon art in modern Mali / Rachel Hoffman
Extent
1 online resource (255 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)623178086
  • (OCoLC)ocn623178086
Label
Secrecy : African art that conceals and reveals, by Mary H. Nooter ; contributions by 'Wande Abimbola [and others]
Publication
Note
"Secrecy : African art that conceals and reveals is published by The Museum for African Art, New York"--T. p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 242-251) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Secrecy and society : the paradox of knowing and the knowing of paradox / T.O. Beidelman -- Insight, or not seeing is believing / Allen F. Roberts -- Through the cosmic flower : secret resistance in the mural art of Sotho-Tswana women / Gary van Wyk -- Agbaa : Dangme art and the politics of secrecy / Nii Otokunor Quarcoopome -- The leopard who sleeps in a basket : Akuapem secrecy in everyday life and in royal metaphor / Michelle Gilbert -- Eastern Pende constructions of secrecy / Z.S. Strother -- Art and secret agency : concealment and revelation in artistic expression / Suzanne Preston Blier -- Sigma! : the pilgrim's progress and the logic of secrecy / Cesare Poppi -- Secrecy and objectivity in the methodology and literature of Ifá divination / 'Wande Abimbola and Barry Hallen -- Seduction, surrender, and portable paradise : Dogon art in modern Mali / Rachel Hoffman
Extent
1 online resource (255 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)623178086
  • (OCoLC)ocn623178086

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