Two men beside me are talking very loudly, but I don’t understand what they’re saying. Not even enough to know if they’re talking about me. Another man has joined. They are definitely not talking about me – at least not now. They seem not even to notice my presence. Am I a ghost, a mere shadow of my former self?
Goodbye Uncle Tom is possibly the most politically incorrect “shockumentary” you are ever likely to see. A disgusting, perverted, apparently hysterical, look at the slave trade in the mid 1800s by Italian directors Gualtiero Jacopetti and Franco Prosperi.
To coincide with a new website outlining Sylvester Stein’s interesting life, the Nononsense Press republishes his third novel, written in the early ’60s and called, ‘What the World Owes Me by Mary Bowes.’
They have organised this fashion show for so many years that no one remembers exactly when – or even why – it all began. Beautifully filmed and acted. Watch The Swenkas, and you might just weep.
Is It Better to Be Mixed Race? Brazil still suffers from gross inequalities based on skin colour although over 90% of the population identify as ‘mixed’ .
Friend and photographer to the immortals of jazz, Herman Leonard is the daddy of jazz photography.