AFRICA

General

Africa Web Links: An Annotated Resource List
Best of its kind on the web; a full and generously annotated catalog from the University of Pennsylvania Africa Studies department
African Studies World Wide Web Links

History

African History
Connections: A Culturally Historical Prospective ofWest African to African American
A multimedia history of West Africa by Dr. T. Clifford Bibb, Chair, Advancement Studies, Alabama State University; site developed by Kelvin Tarrance, graduate student, Illinois State University
Nubia: Its Glory and Its People
Vanished Kingdoms of the Nile: The Rediscovery of Ancient Nubia

African Art

African Art
A rich and scholarly resource by Dr. Olu Oguibe, Stuart Golding Chair in African Art, University of South Florida
African Art
Three images, no text; Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
African Art: Aesthetics and Meaning
Benjamin C. Ray, Department of Religious Studies, University of Virginia; Bayley Art Museum, The University of Virginia
African Multimedia at the University of Pennsylvania
Generous collection of images without textual descriptions at all; University of Pennsylvania African Studies
Arts of Africa, the Pacific, and the Americas, The Arts of Asia
From the collection at the Brooklyn Museum
The Baobab Project: Sources and Studies in African Visual Culture
Thousands of images and geographical and ethnological data; Editor in Chief: Suzanne Preston Blier, Department of Fine Arts, Harvard University
Cutting to the Essence, Shaping for the Fire: Yoruba and Akan Art
Excellent essays and image collection from a 1994 exhibit at in Peoria, Illinois; principle authors, Michael Connor, PhD, Instructor of African Art History at the University of Illinois and Martha Erlich, PhD, Associate Professor of art history in the Department of Art andDesign, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, IL
National Museum of African Art
Images from the collection and generous descriptions and information; The Smithsonian Institution

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