Alaya Dawn Johnson

Alaya Dawn Johnson, ‘Trouble the Saints,’ and Stemming the Tide of White Power

There’s a scene where Phyllis—an assassin in 1940s Harlem—refers to a then-recent author, Zora ...

Classic Anime Review #2: What Determines Who We Are?

“Life. The great miracle, and the great mystery.” Those lines have lived rent-free in ...

‘One Night in Miami:’ A Strong Directorial Debut For Regina King

Regina King’s directorial debut hit Amazon Prime, garnering much deserved buzz in these movie-premiere-dampened ...