The Coming of the Christ-Child: Detailed Analysis

About the author: Bessie Head was born to a mentally unstable white woman, Bessie Amelia Emery, and a black father who she never knew. Due to the racial taboo, and her mother's unstable state, she was adopted and grew up with different "coloured parents". Head faced a lot of problems in society due to her heritage, … Continue reading The Coming of the Christ-Child: Detailed Analysis

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Snow White & the 7 Dwarfs make music for the first time

The story of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is one that is well known by most, but unknown to many is the fact that this story, originally written by the Brothers Grimm and adapted for the screen by Walt Disney Productions with RKO Radio Pictures in 1937, was the first full-length animated feature film … Continue reading Snow White & the 7 Dwarfs make music for the first time

Lipstick Under Whose Burkha?

Warning: This review contains spoilers for the Hindi film Lipstick Under My Burkha When India’s Central Board of Film Certification denied certification to Alankrita Shrivastava's ‘Lipstick under My Burkha’ under claims that it is “lady oriented” and concerns “their fantasy above life”, it was clear to most modern Indian women that I know that this was … Continue reading Lipstick Under Whose Burkha?