African art : legacy of oppression

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  • The traveling African art exhibition, "Treasures from Tervuren", from Belgium's Tervuren Museum serves as the focus of this documentary. Paul Solman discusses African art's influence on European art with African art experts Ramona Austin and Adam Hochschild. The stories behind these objects provides new insights into Central African art, history and culture.


  • Originally broadcast as a segment of the television program The News hour with Jim Lehrer on January 2, 1998.
  • VHS.
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