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South African Filmmakers Move Beyond Apartheid Stories

South African Filmmakers Move Beyond Apartheid Stories

South African Filmmakers Move Beyond Apartheid Stories South African Filmmakers Move Beyond Apartheid Stories JOHANNESBURG — One of South Africa’s top film producers squinted at a monitor as a hush settled over the crew. Cameras zoomed in on an actress playing a dealer of fine art — chicly dressed in a pencil skirt made from bold African textiles — who …

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Tiny Love Stories: ‘Every Morning We Got Up and Did It Again’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘Every Morning We Got Up and Did It Again’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘Every Morning We Got Up and Did It Again’ Tiny Love Stories: ‘Every Morning We Got Up and Did It Again’ Still Cooking Side by Side I fry cutlets for chicken parmigiana, doing math: In my 53 years, I have fried thousands. My mother taught me. When I was 7, we would fry chicken side by side, …

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Tiny Love Stories: ‘Why Can’t You Find Someone?’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘Why Can’t You Find Someone?’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘Why Can’t You Find Someone?’ Tiny Love Stories: ‘Why Can’t You Find Someone?’ Tito’s Trust Tito asked me to marry him, but not for the happily ever after. He had AIDS — a death sentence in the early 1980s. He wanted his property to go to his partner, Michael, but his father disapproved. After Tito’s death, I …

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Tiny Love Stories: ‘You’ll Understand Someday’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘You’ll Understand Someday’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘You’ll Understand Someday’ Tiny Love Stories: ‘You’ll Understand Someday’ Waving From the Other Side On my father’s workdays, he would wait for me to wake. I would dress quickly, splashing water on my face. Leaving his scooter behind so we could talk along the way, he would speak of life, of love, both of us laughing; sometimes …

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Tiny Love Stories: ‘Relieved About a Friend’s Failure’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘Relieved About a Friend’s Failure’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘Relieved About a Friend’s Failure’ Tiny Love Stories: ‘Relieved About a Friend’s Failure’ Looking for Someone, Maybe You My boss at the Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS wanted me to meet Susan. He said that she, a hardworking designer, needed to get out more. Imagining that meant “couldn’t get a date,” I felt more resigned than happy. …

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Tiny Love Stories: ‘I Didn’t Want Her to Stay Long’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘I Didn’t Want Her to Stay Long’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘I Didn’t Want Her to Stay Long’ Tiny Love Stories: ‘I Didn’t Want Her to Stay Long’ Our Seder, a Year Later “Why is this night different from all the others?” Last Passover, there were more ways than usual. My father was hospitalized with low oxygen. My mother and sister, also sick, spent the holiday clutching their …

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Six stories for six years of Yemen’s deadly war

Six stories for six years of Yemen’s deadly war

Six stories for six years of Yemen’s deadly war Six stories for six years of Yemen’s deadly war The set of images, captured by photographer Anna Pantelia, tell the stories of loss and sadness, but also children’s resilience and determination to rebuild their lives. Accompanying each portrait is a description of the trauma of losing loved ones, physical injuries from explosives …

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Tiny Love Stories: ‘Mami Sent Me to Check You Out’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘Mami Sent Me to Check You Out’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘Mami Sent Me to Check You Out’ Tiny Love Stories: ‘Mami Sent Me to Check You Out’ I Guess I Passed Her Test As a dutiful girlfriend, I accompanied Arturo to JFK airport to pick up his sister, who was arriving from Buenos Aires. Greeting her, I casually asked what brought her to New York. “Mami sent …

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Tiny Love Stories: ‘I Had to Take Your Picture’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘I Had to Take Your Picture’

Tiny Love Stories: ‘I Had to Take Your Picture’ Tiny Love Stories: ‘I Had to Take Your Picture’ Turning Bitter Fruit Sweet A blue dawn as I think about how life will proceed without 80-year-old me. How to make those dim vapors disperse? Eggs, coffee, a thin slice of toast and — dare I open a jar of my homemade …

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No sex please, we’re Disney: Why we shouldn’t look to the House of Mouse for stories of sexual liberation

No sex please, we’re Disney: Why we shouldn’t look to the House of Mouse for stories of sexual liberation

No sex please, we’re Disney: Why we shouldn’t look to the House of Mouse for stories of sexual liberation No sex please, we’re Disney: Why we shouldn’t look to the House of Mouse for stories of sexual liberation Disney has a sex problem. Debuting in the UK last month was Love, Victor, a spinoff show from the popular romantic comedy …

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