12 Years A Slave   Historica Graphica

By Roger Moore McClatchy-Tribune News Service We expect the lashings, the leg irons, the cruelty and injustice of it all. But what Steve McQueen’s brilliant “12 Years A Slave” does for our understanding of that “peculiar” institution is the utter hopelessness of those enslaved. It lets a GPS / smart phone-addicted generation understand what it… Read More