Intimate Conversations

Publisher: 5 Continents Editions
ISBN: 9788874397747
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Focusing on pieces of the highest artistic quality, this book shares the collectors personal point of view about collecting and offers to readers anecdotes that offer an additional insight of this world to future and present collectors in ...

Black Metafiction

Author: Madelyn Jablon
Publisher: University of Iowa Press
ISBN: 9780877456568
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Self-Consciousness in African American Literature Madelyn Jablon. Margaret's ...
This final example, an extended address, invites the reader to conspire with the
narrator and implied author.20 The resulting inquiry seems as if it has been
excerpted from an intimate conversation between author and reader: At some
point in life the world's beauty becomes enough. ... Bleak sky is as seductive as
sunshine, miniature orange trees without blossom or fruit are not defective; they
are that.

African Immersion

Author: Julius A. Amin
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 1498502385
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Working with students in Africa was more challenging than in many other parts of
the world, therefore leaders were expected to be creative, and prepared to
continuously look for ways to improve on previous sessions. Leaders must gain
the trust of students because they were one of the few outlets for participants to
confide in about some of their most intimate issues. They must not be ... As “Africa
in miniature,” many of Africa's problems and prospects were found in Cameroon.
Leaders ...

Intimate Colonialism

Author: Laurie L Charlés
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1315426072
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Head, Heart, and Body in West African Development Work Laurie L Charlés. “Is
this your house?” I ask Antoine, needing to orient myself to my new surroundings.
... A woman comes into the miniature house to greet Antoine. She says hello to
me in both French (Bonjour) and Akebou (Ouru clackaleur). ... I have two
epiphanies at once. First, Antoine is a quiet person, not a big talker. Although he
invited me here and is turning out to be very generous, I will have to initiate the
conversation ...

The World Of The American Revolution A Daily Life Encyclopedia 2 Volumes

Author: Merril D. Smith Ph.D.
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440830282
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Painted with watercolor on ivory and small enough to be kept in a pocket or worn
as jewelry, portraits in miniature were popular with both men and women. Given
their small size, miniatures could be painted in the privacy of an artistÊs home,
making the work respectable for women. ... While most portraits depicted a single
person, usually standing, some sitters opted for a „conversation piece,‰ typified
by casual poses and intimate family groups in an informal or domestic setting.

African Landscapes

Author: Michael Bollig
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780387786827
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The digital film-bits were later scrutinised together with some informants
connecting the camera to the car battery and turning the interior of the car into a
cinema in miniature. Key informants commented upon the visual documentation
of the ritual and we ... All conversations taped on video were later transcribed and
translated by Uhangatenua Kapi who was also present during the ritual as an
assistant. Uhangatenua Kapi also assisted when I took genealogical data. This
turned out to ...

African American Literature Beyond Race

Author: Gene Andrew Jarrett
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814742874
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I remember on entering there one morning I found him copying from a miniature a
full-length likeness of Laura. I was startled into saying as I gazed at it: “Strange
occupation for you, Walton. I thought you had ... I trust I am too wise to recall the
past, if I thought that past would embitter the future.” After a short desultory
conversation ... “And yet you used to be very intimate; and they have been kind to
you. I trust you have some good reason for so unceremoniously throwing them
over.” “No ...

Unruly Media

Author: Carol Vernallis
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199766991
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Lawrence's videos are elegantly shaped, well-formed miniatures, while Meyers's
reflect a more fundamental greediness: he seems reluctant to encounter an
ending in the hopes that the video might keep running and he will be able to
keep on following the trajectory of the song. As a song ... One might claim that the
relation between film music and image can suggest an intimate conversation that
the viewer isn't fully privy to. This can ... (Africa is where sexuality happens?) Is
this a ...

The Birth Of Cool

Author: Carol Tulloch
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1474262872
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Style Narratives of the African Diaspora Carol Tulloch ... The postcard indicates
intimacy of connection and conversation between the sender and receiver,
clearly “a technique of sociality” (Cardell and Haggis 2011: 130). For Prosser, the
fragmented, miniature character of the postcard, what Jacque Derrida refers to as
the “snapshot post cards [sic]” (1987 [1980]: 22), holds within its demure size
personal and pictorial narratives, which act “as memory triggers, and activates
fragments of ...