Arthur Jafa

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Nick Hornby with Saoirse Ronan: “She’s the best young actress in the world at the moment, and she’s smart enough to avoid all the pitfalls that young actresses face when it comes to choosing material,” HE SAYS.  Photograph: Dave Benett/Getty

Current favourite book? This year I read Larry McMurtry’s magnificent Lonesome Dove, 800 pages of cowboys, cattle, guns, landscape, whores, rivers an(...)

Daughters of the Dust: an  extraordinary film which augurs contemporary voguish debates within feminism and Afrocentrism

 You can thank the Beyhive. In 1991, Julie Dash’s lavish, poetic Daughters of the Dust became the first movie directed by a black woman to get a (...)