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arrow   Dogon Sculpture by Susan Vogel
arrow   Africa and the Renaissance: Art in Ivory by Susan Vogel
arrow   Bringing African Art to the Metropolitan Museum by Susan Vogel
arrow   Primitive Art by Susan Vogel
arrow   Art and Politics: A Staff from the Court of Benin, West Africa by Susan Vogel
arrow   Rapacious Birds and Severed Heads: Early Bronze Rings from Nigeria by Susan Vogel
arrow   African Ivories by Susan Vogel
arrow   Responses to the Review of "Africa and the Renaissance" by Susan Vogel
arrow   Baule: African Art Western Eyes by Susan Vogel
arrow   Known Artists but Anonymous Works: Fieldwork and Art History by Susan Vogel
arrow   People of Wood: Baule Figure Sculpture by Susan Vogel
arrow   Sòmonò Puppet Masquerades in Kirango, Mali by Susan Vogel and Mary Jo Arnoldi
arrow   Language and Dutton's New Mythologies by Susan Vogel and Henry J. Heinz II
arrow   Department of Primitive Art by Douglas Newton, Julie Jone, Susan M. Vogel & Anne-Louise Schaffer
arrow   More articles by Susan Vogel in JStor
arrow   Invention and Reinvention in the Traditional Arts by Zoë Strother
arrow   Gabama a Gingungu and the Secret History of Twentieth-Century Art by Zoë Strother
arrow   Review by Zoë Strother of Ethiopia Photographed: Historic Photographs of the Country Taken between 1867 and 1935 by Richard Pankhurst
arrow   Review by Zoë Strother of Inscribing the Mask: Interpretation of Nyau Masks and Ritual Performance among the Chewa of Central Malawi by Laurel Birch de Aguilar
arrow   Review by Zoë Strother of Ethiopia: Traditions in Creativity by Raymond A. Silverman
arrow   More articles by Zoë Strother in JStor

Google Books

arrow   Inventing Masks: Agency and History in the Art of the Central Pende by Zoë Strother
arrow   Baule: African Art, Western Eyes by Susan Vogel
arrow   African Explores: 20th Century African Art edited by Susan Vogel
arrow   The Aesthetics of African Art: The Carlo Monzino Collection by Susan Vogel
arrow   Closeup: Lessons in the Art of Seeing African Sculpture from an American by Jerry L. Thompson and Susan Vogel

Outside Resources

arrow   Aluka
Building a digital library of scholarly resources from and about Africa
arrow   Africa 2009
arrow   The Films of Susan Vogel

Columbia University Resources

arrow   Columbia University Libraries : African Studies
arrow   CLIO, Columbia's Online Library Information Center

Online Reference Resources

arrow offers searching within a repository of research texts including the Columbia Encyclopedia, Bullfinche's Mythology and the King James Bible
This reference site describes itself as a giant online reference library... that includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri and books of quotations, not to mention a range of subject-specific titles covering everything from art to accountancy and literature to law. Titles of interest for the visual arts include:The Oxford Dictionary of Art, The Encyclopedia of the Renaissance, The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Art Terms, The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Art and Artists
arrow   The Getty Research Institute Vocabulary Programs: The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT)
The AAT is a structured vocabulary of around 125,000 terms, scope notes, and other information for describing fine art, architecture, decorative arts, archival materials, and material culture.
arrow   The Getty Research Institute Vocabulary Programs: The Union List of Artist Names (ULAN)
The ULAN is a structured vocabulary containing around 220,000 names and biographical information about artists and architects, including a wealth of variant names, pseudonyms, and language variants.
arrow   The Getty Research Institute Vocabulary Programs: The Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names (TGN)
The TGN is a structured vocabulary of around 1,000,000 geographic names, including vernacular and historical names, coordinates, and place types, and focusing on places important for the study of art and architecture.