From music journalist and former Spin and Vibe editor-in-chief Alan Light comes a biography of incandescent soul icon and activist Nina Simone, drawn from a trove of rare archival materials, including Simone's remarkable private diaries, published alongside Radical Media's much buzzed-about documentary of the same name, which debuted to great acclaim at Sundance in January 2015 and will premiere on Netflix this summer. What Happened, Miss Simone? explores the many facets of this complicated and gifted woman, excavating her lifelong passion for classical music and painful rejection from that field, along with her soaring success as a soul singer and the stresses put upon her as an African American pushing against the tide of racial discrimination in civil rights battles. Harnessing the singular voice of Miss Simone herself through her private correspondence and incorporating candid reflections from those who knew her best, including her only daughter, Light brings us face to face with a legend, examining the very public persona and very private struggles of one of our greatest artists.
What are the biggest trends in PR and Media we could expect in 2018? While it’s no easy task to make predictions, even if 2018 is almost here, there are some forecasts based on what happened this year and the trends that caught the highest speed in the past months. So, what is the communication industry preparing for us in the coming year? Let us see what the experts say about it.
Mark Millar And Steve Mcniven-Who Last Teamed For The Monumental Civil War-Bring Us The Most Important Wolverine Story Of The 21st Century. Nobody Knows What Happened On The Night The Heroes Fell. All We Know Is That They Disappeared And Evil Triumphed And The Bad Guys Have Been Calling The Shots Ever Since. What Happened To Wolverine Is The Biggest Mystery Of All. For 50 Years, No One Has Heard Hide Nor Hair From Him...And In His Place Stands Anold Man Called Logan. A Man Concerned Only About His Family. A Man Pushed To The Brink By The Hulk Gang. A Man Forced Tohelp An Old Friend--The Blind Archer, Hawkeye-Drive Three Thousand Miles To Secure His Family's Safety. Get Ready For The Ride Of Your Life, Logan.
In this breathtaking novel, Yiyun Li tells the story of three people who, when young, were involved in a mysterious "accident" in which a friend of theirs was poisoned. Now grown up, the three friends are separated by time and distance--with two of them living in the United States and the other in China--and haunted by uncertainty and doubt about themselves and whether what happened to Shaoai was really "an accident." With her signature mesmerizing prose and brilliant, philosophical understanding of the joys and aches of the human heart, Li unfolds the mystery of what happened that day, and the power of the past to shape our present and future.