A Herd Of Wild Horses: ‘Mustang’ Reviewed

Mustang is a film that unravels amidst tumbling swathes of dark hair, flicked both moodily and exuberantly; ringlets that fly out and tangle, only to be dutifully combed through.

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Sexts before Texting: Putting Pen to Vagina in Women’s Fiction

Sometimes I imagine Toni Morrison and Doris Lessing sitting at their desks writing. I think myself into their foreheads – that space at the front of the mind where images feel like they are held. In that space I see vaginas: deep and dark and soft vortexes. Lessing and Morrison inscribe these vaginas into their work, aligning their narratives to elliptical, uncertain forms.