KARA’S DUST

Essay in The Ecstasy of St. Kara, ed. Reto Thüring and Beau Rutland, exh. cat., Cleveland Museum of Art (Cleveland: CMA; New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2016), 30–33.

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The Ecstasy of St. Kara

Kara Walker.  The Republic of New Afrika at a Crossroads , detail. Collage; graphite, raw pigment, and watercolor on paper. 273.1 x 522 cm. The Cleveland Museum of Art.

Kara Walker. The Republic of New Afrika at a Crossroads, detail. Collage; graphite, raw pigment, and watercolor on paper. 273.1 x 522 cm. The Cleveland Museum of Art.