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Rethinking African Indigenous Ritual Festivals, Interrogating the Concept of African Ritual Drama

Published: Nov 14th, 2017

by Morufu Bukola Omigbule Abstract The postcolonial influence on the study of indigenous African culture is overwhelming. It is one out of many Western scholarly influences that colonial rule brought… Read More

“We Wear the Mask”: Kongo Folk Art and Ritual in South Carolina

Published: May 5th, 2015

by Jason Young Abstract This article argues for a vision of the African diaspora as an arena of “insurgent nostalgia,” a restive remembrance and embodiment of the past. Blacks throughout… Read More