13 May, 2011

Class At A Distance: The Rise of Period Dramas

13 May, 2011 // 0 Comments

This year, not one but two period dramas rich in class issues have floated their way across the Atlantic for viewers in the United States, Downton Abbey from ITV and the revival of Upstairs, Downstairs from the Beeb. Viewers are going electric for ...

Happy Harpies

13 May, 2011 // 0 Comments

Melanie Asmar at Denver Westword: Gay immigrants need asylum from persecution at home Though she dressed as a boy, kept her hair short and went by Rafael, Kassandra knew always — siempre — that she should have been born a girl. Joe Eskenazi at ...