From Moussor to Tignon: The Evolution of the Head-tie

by Juliana Kasumu & Obafemi Ogunleye


In From Moussor to Tignon, Juliana Kasumu explores the history of headwraps worn by women of color and the associated cultural symbolism. From Moussor to Tignon’ gives a unique perspective of the head-tie, not only as a means of re-appropriating customs, but also as an emblem of re-appreciation for one’s African heritage.

Obtain this resource »

The Library