Tag Archives: Denzel Washington

“and I / spoke with tongues that sent their devotees / out of this world!” — poet Melvin B. Tolson

“I, as a black poet, have absorbed the Great Ideas of the Great White World, and interpreted them in the melting-pot idiom of my people. My roots are in Africa, Europe, and America.” – Melvin B. Tolson, 1965 interview It’s … Continue reading

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December 2016 Viewing Diary

Supernatural, Season 7, Episode 22, “There Will Be Blood” (2012; d. Guy Norman Bee) I had started a re-watch of Season 7 in November, so I finished it out this month. Season 7 was one of my least favorites, when … Continue reading

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The Great Debaters (2007); Dir. Denzel Washington

The Great Debaters first came onto my radar because of this important site’s multiple posts on it. I am not sure of that blogger’s name, but she was determined that people would get out and see and support this film … Continue reading

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