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If Beale Street Could Talk, Where Love Is Not Enough – Riot Material
Reviewed by Seren Sensei There is a scene in Barry Jenkins film adaptation of If Beale Street Could Talk, a novel by visionary James Baldwin, that details American racism without a word. Tish, the protagonist and narrator of the story, is working behind a perfume counter at a department store. She is visibly pregnant. Her job …