Our September 2010 e-Newsletter is online! This issue includes, among other things, obituaries for the late Abbey Lincoln and Vonetta McGee as well as information on a special exhibition, entitled African Reinventions: Reused Materials in Popular Culture, which will be on display at the Indiana University Art Museum. There are also articles on Animafrik 2010 … Continue reading September e-Newsletter
Vonetta McGee, a film and television actress originally known for blaxploitation pictures like “Blacula,” “Hammer” and “Shaft in Africa,” died on July 9 in Berkeley, Calif. She was 65. To read an article on Ms. McGee's life: The New York Times 07/15/2010.