On the occasion of the release of ‘How to Write About Africa,’ a collection of early essays and short fiction by Binyavanga Wainaina, Achal Prabhala remembers his friend’s earlier beginnings and literary breakthroughs.
E, no Brasil, Neymar não é negro (ou preto).
Why did Neymar – the one time he was asked about discrimination – respond: “Never. Neither inside nor outside the field. Because I’m not black right?”
The key question: Are you black? Worry. It is almost always your fault.
Apartheid’s prisons tolerated ‘National Geographic; For Nelson Mandela, who knew better, it was porn.