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Unbound: A New Way to Publish

Getting a book published is a notoriously difficult task. Each year thousands of prospective writers have their work rejected by publishing houses for a variety of reasons: be it that the novel is not the type that they are looking for, that they do not think it will sell particularly well when forced to compete […]

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Film

Sembene!

“If Africans do not tell their own stories, Africa will soon disappear”. These are the immortal words that dominate the screen as Sembene! begins to roll; words that perfectly encapsulate the life and work of the subject of this lovingly crafted documentary. That subject is Senegalese director, Ousmane Sembene, a man respectfully considered the father […]