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Nelisiwe Xaba

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Cultural Theory / Popular / South Africa
Nelisiwe Xaba performing "Plasticization" at SUD doual'art in Douala, Cameroun, 2013. Photo by Marta Pucciarelli.

Nelisiwe Xaba performing “Plasticization” at SUD 2013, part of doual’art in Douala, Cameroon.  We are lucky if in the course of our everyday lives we come across images as inspiring as those of the work of Nelisiwe Xaba. While looking for journals about nomads in the periodicals room of the reference library, I came across Art South Africa magazine, which featured an article about Xaba, a dancer and performance artist in Soweto. I recently traveled […]