“A Personal History of African Cinema”

This is really great at putting African movies in contexts people who know nothing about African cinema will understand: It’s very “If you like X, you should try Y.” I added some stuff to the long, long list. Via VJM.

"Descending Theology: The Resurrection": Mary Karr
"The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows"
"Bananarama Covering the Sex Pistols Might Be the Punkest Thing Ever"
Gregorio Allegri, "Miserere"
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