New Article by Nancy Um in World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts across the Indian Ocean

Nancy Um published “The Many Narratives of the Kiti cha enzi: Unresolved Strands of Dispersal and Meaning around the Indian Ocean,” in the catalog for the exhibition, World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts across the Indian Ocean, curated by Prita Meier and Allyson Purpura for the Krannert Art Museum, University of Illinois. The exhibition is traveling to the Fowler Museum, UCLA and the National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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http://www.washington.edu/uwpress/search/books/PURWOR.html

“Kourcey el-emmeh,” from Émile Prisse d’Avennes, L’art arabe d’après les monuments de Kaire (Paris: A. Morel et cie, 1877), vol. 4, pl. 25.

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