Monthly Archives: November 2015

‘Homeland is Racist’: Subversive Graffiti

Homeland: Season Five

‘The Arabic script was not checked by producers, they claimed. “The content of what was written on the walls … was of no concern. In their eyes, Arabic script is merely a supplementary visual that completes the horror-fantasy of the Middle East, a poster image dehumanising an entire region to human-less figures in black burkas and moreover, this season, to refugees.”‘

Ignorance does not lead to justice

Where do ‘ideas’ happen…?


How to Be Both (2014) Ali Smith

‘You can’t just make stuff up about real people, George says.

We make stuff up about real people all the time, H says. Right now you’re making stuff up about me. And I’m definitely making stuff about you. You know I am’.

(P. 139)

It’s Time to Talk

Balls and mental health