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Elegance, Transnationalism and an African Fashion Capital

Fashion’s World Cities

Berg, 2006

Book Chapter

...Prologue: From Colonial to Global The first scenes of Ousmane Sembene’s filmic satire of neocolonial elites, Xala (1974), present the transfer of power from French officials to the male elite of newly independent Senegal in 1960. Dressed...