Worn Within

West African Ankara Prints

04/12/2021 | 6m 21s | Video has closed captioning.

The Dutch created Ankara prints while attempting to imitate the Indonesian Batik patterns. And the West African communities popularized this textile. So who can claim ownership of this textile? In this episode of Worn Within, Susan explores the journey Ankara prints have taken to get to where it is today.

Aired: 04/12/21

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Worn Within is a local public television program presented by TPT.