DOING HAIR, art and hair in Africa

: De Becker (L.) & Nettleton (A.) eds.

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68pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Johannesburg, 2014


Published to accompany the exhibition, Wits Art Museum, Johannesburg, 2014.

Contributions include:

"Museums, Hair, and Narratives" by Erin Rosenberg

"'Talking Nonsense, Making Sense'" by Dipalesa Mpye

"Barbershop Signs" by Anitra Nettleton and Susan Middleton

"Inseparable", Hazel Cuthbertson and Laura De Becker on what happens to hair in African societies once it has been cut.