‘Puss In Boots: The Last Wish’ Director Joel Crawford Talks Creating A ‘Contemporary Fairy Tale’ – CNET – ApparelGeek

Puss In Boots The Last Wish Director Joel Crawford Talks

Made a decade after the 2011 Oscar nomination Puss in Boots, the sequel which premieres on December 21 takes a darker turn as the eponymous feline, voiced by Antonio Banderas, is forced to face his mortality. “He’s been through eight of his nine lives, and he’s on his last,” said director Joel Crawford, explaining that … Read more

Why do contemporary African writers continue to be in the shadow of yesterday’s generation? – BBC News Africa

Why do contemporary African writers continue to be in the

Awa Cheikh Faye and Valorien Noubissi BBC Africa 36 minutes ago Amadou Hampathé Ba, Sembène Ousmane or Norbert Zongo are some of the names of African authors who come up the most when we ask Africans in the French-speaking world about their favorite works. “I read a long letter from Mariama Bâ and also currently, … Read more

The European Contemporary Dramaturgy Exhibition arrives with three interesting proposals for the Venezuelan public

Caracas.- Starting this weekend, theater fans are in luck because they will be able to enjoy the European Contemporary Dramaturgy Exhibition, an offer that will put on the Caracas stage texts by authors from Spain, France and Poland. This Monday the details of the call were announced, which will run from June 3 to 16. … Read more

William Faulkner: The contemporary American writer of the 20th century – Le Courrier des Amériques

William Faulkner The contemporary American writer of the 20th century

This elegant man, dressed to the nines, pipe smoker, taciturn and inveterate, whiskey drinker, is none other than William Faulkner. One could have said of him that he was a gentleman farmer from Mississippi, born in this State on September 25, 1897 in New Albany to be exact, and died on July 6, 1962 in … Read more

Contemporary art: the textile art of Turiya Magadlela, a weapon against racist and sexist violence | Knowledge of the Arts

1642179741 Contemporary art the textile art of Turiya Magadlela a weapon

Made of tights, the abstract canvases and installations of the South African visual artist Turiya Magadlela denounce systemic racial and gender violence. It is a huge red and pink arch that we take at the end of the course. Two hundred square meters of tights cut and sewn together, like 19th century African-American quilts or … Read more

Joan Didion, distinguished voice of journalism and contemporary literature, passed away

Joan Didion distinguished voice of journalism and contemporary literature passed

Mexico City. American writer and journalist Joan Didion, who forged a distinctive voice in contemporary literature, has died at the age of 87. He portrayed the life of Los Angeles during the 60s, observed in his reports the rebellious and misunderstood youth of the counterculture and exercised critical journalism through his travels through Latin America. … Read more

Readings: Joyce Carol Oates, Queen of Contemporary Social Gothic, Returns

1639797414 Readings Joyce Carol Oates Queen of Contemporary Social Gothic Returns

Languid and at the same time expressive, the fragile appearance of the American writer Joyce carol oates (Lockport, New York, 1938) suggests the characters of Tim BurtonOnly that at 83 years old he can no longer hide his intrepid way of standing before the world. Between social realism and southern Gothic, always in the dark, … Read more

Big names in contemporary Native American art celebrate life

1634833295 Big names in contemporary Native American art celebrate life

The big names in contemporary Native American art are exhibiting at the ORENDA gallery from October 21 to November 20, 2021. In this return to the end of the pandemic, the gallery pays tribute to the creativity of contemporary Native American artists. North. Those who are true to their roots but feel free to break … Read more