Category: Columns

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What do you know about Guadeloupe anyway? (5/5)

[5/5] Guadeloupe is not only my home. Time to talk about literature! Maryse Condé and Gisèle Pineau are my favourite Guadeloupean authors.

What do you know about Guadeloupe anyway? (4/5)

[4/5] Guadeloupe is not only my home. Carnival season, Easter, All Saints Day… three of the Guadeloupean traditions I have a soft spot for.

What do you know about Guadeloupe anyway? (3/5)

[3/5] Guadeloupe is not only my home and we have an immoderate love for food! Here a few dishes you must try and that I miss dearly.

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The Dreamers Challenge • Rebel Without A Cause (1955)

An overview of Rebel Without A Cause, focus of this week’s Dreamers Challenge. Overdue but what’s time anyway?

What do you know about Guadeloupe anyway? (2/5)

[2/5] Guadeloupe is not only my home and creole is not only my identity but also my second language.

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What do you know about Guadeloupe anyway? (1/5)

[1/5] Guadeloupe is not only my home, it’s the most beautiful thing in the world… But let me show you!

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The Dreamers Challenge • Pierrot le fou (1965)

This challenge has been initiated by Axis of Action and I couldn’t resist because I fell in love with The Dreamers years ago […] The Dreamers is made of numerous references to classics more or less in touch with the subject the movie is trying to underline. One of them is Godard’s Pierrot le Fou…

Roots is back and racism never left

History Channel had me head over heels with the remake of the 1977 major hit TV series, Roots. Until this day, Roots remains one of the best ranking shows on American television. So when I read about the project I was excited and nervous at the same time.

Suicide Squad • My honest review

Suicide Squad is the latest entry to the DC Extended Universe, which includes Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and many more. Obviously, as soon as Suicide Squad hit the theatres, I had to go see it. I mean, I have been waiting for over a year and the promo was just crazy!

Black lives don’t matter

Because every story of police brutality is the same story; a Black life is lost to a Blue life’s hands. When enough is enough, enough of impunity, enough of heartbroken families. #StopShootingUs #BlackLivesMatter