authors/scholars [3 sites]    
Betty LaDuke
Betty LaDuke is an artist, art educator and author. Her books include Africa Through the Eyes of Women Artists and Africa: Women's Art, Women's Lives. She has traveled extensively in Africa, which has inspired much of her artwork. [posted: Mar 04, 2004]
Carol Ventura
Professor of Art, Tennessee Technological University. Dr. Carol Ventura has written several articles in popular magazines about the crafts of Cameroon, and has published on her website many photographs and information about artisans in Foumban, Cameroon. Crafts include: metal casting, carving, batik, pottery, beadworking and basketmaking. [posted: Mar 04, 2004]
John McCall
Professor, Department of Anthropology, Southern Illinois University. "research interests include: Nigeria, Igbo culture, historical representation, expressive culture, popular culture, electronic media in Africa, African cinema, ethnographic film, indigenous medicine, ritual practice, social organization." Links to his research sites on Nigerian modernity, a photographic archive of southeastern Nigerian art and culture, and on the Ohafia people. [posted: Mar 04, 2004]