Muholi, Zanele – Art Books, Monographs and Biographies

Muholi, Zanele

Faces and Phases
Publisher: Munich: Prestel, 2010. 24cm., hardcover, 96pp., 70 illus.
ISBN: 9783791344959
Available September 2010
Publisher’s summary: ‘Award-winning photographer Zanele Muholi’s images offer a bold stance against the stigmatization of lesbian and gay sexualities in Africa and beyond. The ‘Faces and Phases’ series of black and white portraits by Zanele Muholi focuses on the commemoration and celebration of black lesbians’ lives. (…) of women from the townships in South Africa. (…)’

Faces and Phases (2006-14)
by Zanele Muholi
368 Pages
ISBN 978-3-86930-807-4
1. Edition 09/2014

Zanele Muholi
Exhibition book
By Sarah Allen & Yasufumi Nakamori
Tate Modern
ISBN 9781849766821

Zanele Muholi (Fotografas Africanas / African Women Photographers)
by Ricardo Martínez Vázquez and Christian Peranzzone
Series: Fotografas Africanas / African Women Photographers (Book 1)
Hardcover: 104 pages
Publisher: La Fábrica/Casa África; Bilingual edition (March 31, 2012)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 9788415303466
ISBN-13: 978-8415303466
ASIN: 8415303467
Amazon about the book: ‘South African photographer Zanele Muholi (born 1972) offers an unflinching portrait of the lives, politics and aesthetics of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex community in South Africa.’

Zanele Muholi is not a Third World Lesbian. Exhibiting a South African Queer Artist in Germany
by Anika Fuchs
eBook edition of a seminar paper
Publisher: GRIN Publishing; 1 edition (September 18, 2015)
Publication Date: September 18, 2015
Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
Language: English

Zanele Muholi: Only half the picture
Published by Michael Stevenson and STE
ISBN-10: 0620361468
ISBN-13: 978-0620361460 “This book features more than 50 photographs dating from 2002 to 2006. A prominent activist, Muholi confronts the notion that lesbian practices are alien to African cultures, and offers a radical break from stereotypical narratives about black female sexualities. The book features an essay by academic Pumla Dineo Gqola, and reprints of newspaper articles in response to Muholi’s groundbreaking work.”

Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness
Photographs by Zanele Muholi
Contributions by Unoma Azuah, Cheryl Clarke, Fariba Derakhshani, Sophie Hackett, M. Neelika Jayawardane, Mapula Lehong, Sindiwe Magona, Napo Masheane, Hlonipha Mokoena, Jackie Mondi, Deborah Willis, and Christie van Zyl, among others
Aperture, 2018
10 1/2 x 14 in. (26.5 x 35.5 cm)
212 pages, 100 tritone images
Hardcover ISBN 978-1-59711-424-0
ISBN-10: 1597114243

Amazon about the book: ‘Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness includes one hundred self-portraits created by one of the most powerful visual activists of our time.’

NB! The fact that an artist is mentioned in Feminine Moments’ bibliography it is of course no guaranty that she will be lesbian, bisexual or queer tomorrow, nor that the authors of the above books are “out and proud” in their writings…