- Print Reviews
- September 21, 2020
Akashic Books Noir series stops in Addis Ababa for some stories about the dark side of Ethiopia. The stories blend myth, history, memory and regret related to dealing with the county’s traumatic recent past.
In The Passion of the Christ, Jesus doesn’t just take one for the team, he suffers hundreds for humanity. Is Mel Gibson’s ultra-controversial flick a persuasive, anti-Semitic passion play, a heavy dose of cinematic self-flagellation, or just an atonement for Bird On A Wire? Our man of indeterminate faith, Steve Stav, seeks the truth in a revealing review.