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MUST WATCH SERIES: The Book of Negroes

So if you haven’t come across this show before, I urge you to check it out.

Kidnapped in Africa and subsequently enslaved in South Carolina, Aminata must navigate a revolution in New York, isolation in Nova Scotia and treacherous jungles of Sierra Leone, in an attempt to secure her freedom in the 19th century.” … 221 more words

Saw IV

During an autopsy of the infamous Jigsaw, a cassette tape is found in his stomach. It contains a warning of how his grizzly games will go on, even though he is already gone. 278 more words

Body Horror

TV Review: "The Book of Negroes"

Synopsis (BET/CBC): ‘The Book of Negroes’ depicts the extraordinary life journey of Aminata Diallo – an indomitable African woman who cuts a swath through a world that is pre-disposed to underestimate her. 879 more words


REVIEW: BET's "The Book of Negroes" Miniseries is a Compelling Look at a Slave's Journey

As a handsome period miniseries, “The Book of Negroes,” which premieres tonight on BET and continues through Wednesday, is a first for a network whose original offerings have often seemed something less than ambitious. 673 more words


BET presents new female centred slave narrative Book of Negroes feat. Lyriq Bent

In two weeks time on Feb 16, BET will premiere their latest series, the Book of Negroes, an adaptation of a real life slave narrative, dramatised in Lawrence Hill’s award-winning… 604 more words


12 Monkeys S01 E03: Cassandra Complex

Every show needs a hero and a villain. We’ve met Pallid Man on last week’s episode of “12 Monkeys” and, he’s a dangerous flower loving killer, but he’s only one part of the mystery. 953 more words


{Between The Lines} 'The Book of Negroes' Gets February Release + Video

Based on the award-winning novel by Lawrence Hill, The Book of Negroes tells the story of Aminata Diallo after her capture and the pain she endured as part of the Trans-Atlantic slave trade. 29 more words

Between The Lines