Maaza Mengiste
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Beneath the Lion’s Gaze by Maaza Mengiste
22 Mar 2010 // 5:59 PM

Popular fiction in the vein of The Kite Runner, where moments of insightful characterization and elucidation of a culture and history are crushed by broad sentimentality and shoddy uplift.

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'The Chamber' Keeps the Drama and Suspense Going

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"The Chamber is the filmic equivalent of a fairground ride, the stimulation of emotion over ideas.

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