Oppressed by her family life, dead-end prospects at school, and the boys' law in her neighbourhood, Marieme joins a feisty girl gang in the hope that this will lead to freedom.
We caught up with Chike Frankie Edozien to find out what motivates a gay Nigerian author and other questions to inspire the readers and writers among you.
It’s been ten years plus since we last met. Even after all this time, our bodies haven’t lost that feral magnetism for each other.
Toni Morrison took the ugliest or most paradoxical truths and rendered them hauntingly beautiful, simply (not so simply!) by telling stories.
Male bonding in movies is still a relatively rare subject for cinema to tackle; and these three gay-friendly films are not your typical Hollywood fodder.
James Baldwin was defined by his struggle to reconcile his role as an artist isolated from one or another of the groups that might have provided the sense of community he sought.
The Jacksons were the real thing. Fuck the Osmonds. I could hardly contain the singing of my secret song for Marlon. Everyone else could scream for Michael, I was there for Marlon. I’d been growing my Afro for months.