African Studies / Art / Anthropology / History


African Art and Leadership
Edited by Douglas Fraser and Herbert M. Cole

Fourteen thought-provoking essays by art historians, anthropologists, and
historians analyze the complex interactions between art and leadership in
sub-Saharan Africa. Amply and carefully illustrated throughout.

Herbert M. Cole, author of Icons: Ideals and Power in the Art of Africa, is emeritus professor at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Douglas Fraser is emeritus professor of art history and archaeology at Columbia University.

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cover shows an old photo of an African chief or leader of some kind


September 2004
LC: 72-057391 N
350 pp. 145 illus.
ISBN 978-0-299-05824-1 Paper $29.95 s

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