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Shaping Power -- The Woodworks of the Luba Peoples of Central Africa

The glorious wooden carvings of the Luba peoples hold within them an indefinable power. They held kings, recorded histories, and united nations. While it is easy to grasp why the masterfully carved woodworks of the Luba held specific and distinct power, it is difficult to fathom– from a Western perspective– how they did it. 617 more words

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King Leopold

Anyone who knows the name “King Leopold“, and knows enough to connect that name to Belgium, should be expected to know who King Leopold was. 190 more words