Ellen Weissbrod
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//Columns

Retelling the History of Black Music: Adventures in Retro-ism
6 Mar 2008 // 4:00 PM

Rightly or wrongly, black audiences have always tended to chase musical innovation, not musical reverence.

//Reviews

A Woman Like That
4 Mar 2011 // 8:30 AM

The film, however celebratory of its subject and inspired by her, is also a bit distracted by the remarkable model of strength she embodies, as well as by the filmmaker's desires.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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