The Portrayal of Women in Neoclassical Art

    Neoclassical art was male dominated and saw the women’s forms and women’s roles depicted in different ways from their male counterparts. From prominent and powerful characters as seen in Jacques-Louis David’s L’intervention des Sabines,to less powerful roles but prominent characters as in Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres’ Grande Odalisque, to even less powerful roles and lessContinue reading “The Portrayal of Women in Neoclassical Art”

FILM CRITIQUE: The Black Panther

A CRITIQUE OF THE THEMES OF BLACK MASCULINITY, BLACK FEMININITY AND AFRICAN IDENTITY IN THE BLACK PANTHER. By Jovita Akahome Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther (2018) includes the themes of masculinity among black males, femininity among black females and black identity crises. Black Panther raises pertinent questions about the definition of the African identity and theContinue reading “FILM CRITIQUE: The Black Panther”