AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Kevin Carter

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Monday, December 24th, 2012

Consuming Africa (at Christmas Time)

In 2004, the British press reported that the album cover Damien Hirst had designed for Band Aid 20’s re-recording of the 1984 single “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” had been rejected by the organizers, for fear it would frighten small children. “The record, that’s the important part,” explained Midge Ure. “The cover doesn’t really matter.

Monday, April 25th, 2011

The Bang Bang Club

Not a ringing endorsement from film critic Jeanette Catsoulis in The New York Times for “The Bang Bang Club,” the new feature film based on the real-life adventures of four white South African photographers making their reputations...