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us: Njami, Simon, 1962-

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    • us: Simon, Njami
    • us: Njami Simon, 1962-
    • us: Njami, S. (Simon), 1962-
    • us: Njami S. (Njami Simon), 1962-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Birth Place

        (naf) Lausanne (Switzerland)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Paris (France)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of California, San Diego
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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Art
          (lcsh) Fiction
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Art museum curators
              (lcsh) Lecturers
                (lcsh) Authors, Black
            • Earlier Established Forms

                Simon, NjamiSimon, Njami
            • Sources

              • found: Ethnicolor, 1987: t.p. (Njami Simon) cover (Njami S.)
              • found: The Divine Comedy, heaven, purgatory and hell revisited by contemporary African artists, 2014: t.p. (editor, Simon Njami) p. 363 (independent lecturer, art critic, novelist and essayist; he is the co-founder and editor-in-chief of the cultural magazine Revue Noire)
              • found: Bibliothèque nationale de France WWW auth. file, March 11, 2015 (hdg.: Njami, Simon, 1962- ; nat.: Cameroon ; writer, journalist)
              • found: Wikipedia, March 11, 2015 (Simon Njami (b. 1962 in Lausanne, Swizerland) is a Paris-based writer and an independent curator, lecturer, art critic and essayist; Njami is the co-founder of Revue Noire, a journal of contemporary African and extra-occidental art, and he was visiting professor at University of San Diego California; after conceiving the Ethnicolor Festival in Paris in 1987, he curated many international exhibitions) {}
              • found: Encyclopedia of African Literature Via internet, March 11, 2015 (Njami, Simon, novelist, b. 1962, in Lausanne, Switzerland, of Cameroonian parents, has written extensively on African artists since the late 1980s; Further reading: Njami, Simon: Ethnicolor, 1987) {}
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              • 1988-11-01: new
              • 2015-04-01: revised
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