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Erin Haney Erin Haney (PhD, SOAS, University of London) is a writer and curator who teaches in Maryland and Washington, D.C. Recently, she curated the online exhibition Sailors and Daughters: Early Photography and the Indian Ocean. She co- founded and co-directs Resolution, an organization focused on expanding access to photography and archives in Africa. She has taught in the US, the UK, and in West Africa, and partners in a number of international research collaborations, including the photograph preservation collaboration 3PAin Porto- Novo, Benin. She has written widely on historical and contemporary artists, photography and film, global modernities, arts institutions, archives and the state, including the survey Photography and Africa (Reaktion: 2010). She is Research Associate at VIAD, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture, University of Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by Caroline Lacey) Dance of the Burqa. © Mariam Magsi, 2015. Courtesy of the artist. 14 OF NOTE 15 OF NOTE