Cry Freedom Essay Topics

Scripting Marriage, Scripting Freedom

The epigraph for this chapter, taken from one of Mary Wollstonecraft’s letters, details neatly her unconventional outlook on English culture’s social and political stance concerning the status of marriage both as an idealized social ritual and powerful and persuasive economic/political institution. More specifically, the letter provides an explicit statement in which Wollstonecraft bitterly complains about… View Article

Cry Freedom

The 1987 movie Cry Freedom is a film by acclaimed director Richard Attenborough whose most recent project then was the 1982 award-winning film, Gandhi. The general theme of the film is South Africa’s policy of apartheid and the plot centers on the life of one of South Africa’s prominent activists, Stephen Biko (played by Denzel… View Article