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‘She contained multitudes’: memories and tributes to bell hooks

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I was asked to write about bell hooks’ life and legacy but I realized it would not be true to the spirit of how she lived for any one person to sum her up. Instead I have gathered a communal offering of memory, friend...

Quentin Blake: ‘I’m not so committed to cheering everybody up, you know’

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Quentin Blake’s ascent to national treasure status has been fuelled by a 70-year career as an illustrator, most prominently of children’s books, and works by one writer in particular. His distinctive and revelatory co...

Quentin Tarantino is selling Pulp Fiction all over again – this time as art

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Name: Pulp Fiction. Age: 27. Appearance: Much less fungible than you remember. I’m sorry, I don’t know what fungible means. It means the opposite of whatever an NFT is. NFT stands for “non-fungible token”. I don’t kn...

Quentin Tarantino says he wants to make a comedy

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Quentin Tarantino “wants to make a comedy”, he says, though he has not yet decided on his next film after Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. Tarantino was speaking at the Rome film festival where he was given a lifetime a...

Deerskin review – Quentin Dupieux’s deliciously daft black comedy

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The writer-director Quentin Dupieux, also known as the French DJ Mr Oizo, takes a silly premise and treats it with deadpan seriousness in this uproariously funny black comedy. Jean Dujardin plays Georges, a man whose ...

Dame Quentin Bryce seeks to withdraw from giving evidence on behalf of Ben Roberts-Smith

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Dame Quentin Bryce, the former governor general who pinned Ben Roberts-Smith’s Victoria Cross to his chest, is understood to be seeking to withdraw from giving evidence on his behalf in his upcoming defamation trial. ...