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Can ‘My Brilliant Friend’ bring foreign language TV to the mainstream?

Television

Can ‘My Brilliant Friend’ bring foreign language TV to the mainstream?

by Lucy Scholes

Elena Ferrante’s novel took the world by storm, but will it shine as bright on screen?
This is not a ‘sex recession’: closer to a sex renaissance

Social

This is not a ‘sex recession’: closer to a sex renaissance

by Nichi Hodgson

Reports of a new age of chastity are much too reductive.
Fantastic Beasts and the diversity problem

Movies

Fantastic Beasts and the diversity problem

by Olive Pometsey

The latest film in the Harry Potter franchise introduces a new, diverse set of characters, but with no depth.