Tag: Adaeze Elechi rec room
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: BabiesMay 2010
These babies’ homes and cultures could not be more different, but their adventures exploring, understanding and fitting into a new world are identical.
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: Nashville FloodMay 2010
These images make one realize the severity of the situation.
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: Lagos Wide & CloseApril 2010
Lagos is no New York, but there is much to learn from the ancient city.
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: Jeff BuckleyApril 2010
My kingdom for his talent.
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: White TeethApril 2010
As long as people move around in this world, and as long as we fall in love with people of different cultures and races, the stories in White Teeth will be relevant and inevitable.
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: DesireMarch 2010
Bob Dylan’s album is at once powerful and delicate.
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: “No Shame”February 2010
Femi Kuti on immigrant pride.
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: Pimp AnthropologyFebruary 2010
They don’t teach this in classrooms.
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: EfuruJanuary 2010
Though the Western world has seriously damaged Africa, I have its education to thank for my freedom as a woman.
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: The Woman Who Walked into DoorsDecember 2009
It’s a beautiful thing when a writer can disappear entirely as his/her characters leap completely to life. Bravo, Roddy Doyle!
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: Good HairNovember 2009
If you ever wonder why a black woman might flinch when you try to touch her hair, Good Hair can help you better understand.
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: PassingOctober 2009
Terrible things happen in Passing, but it’s a fascinating look into human relationships and the whole complicated business of race and identity.
Rec Room: Adaeze Elechi: Nigeria 70October 2009
Put on your dancing shoes and hop into this green-white-green time machine.