Sunday, July 24 2011
The value of fandom is often underestimated. Rather than the stereotyped burnt-out housewives or socially inept teenagers that obsessively and indiscriminately consume popular culture, fans are active agents.
Thursday, December 10 2009
In adapting author Sapphire's difficult novel for the screen, director Lee Daniels is helping change the way spectators view African American women by deploying stereotypes and then exploding them.
Tuesday, November 17 2009
Monday, November 16 2009
Sunday, July 13 2008
Every time the reader is drawn in deeper, Younes pulls away, retracting back into her unaffected prose.