The Rugby World Cup 1995- A win for South Africa and Mandela?

 Nelson Mandela and Francois Pienaar after South Africa won the Rugby World Cup 1995. Before I start this blog post as part of our culture month, I would just like to remember what a great man Nelson Mandela was. The man who sadly left us on 5th December 2013, was finally free. For many years … More The Rugby World Cup 1995- A win for South Africa and Mandela?

The Teahouse of the August Moon and American Perceptions of Okinawa

The Teahouse of the August Moon satirises both American and Japanese culture, drawing upon stereotypes and using them to form the foundations of the film. For example, American actor Marlon Brando plays the leading role of the Okinawan Sakini, and throughout the film he is the point of reference for the audience and the other … More The Teahouse of the August Moon and American Perceptions of Okinawa

My Review on Animal Farm- showing the communist party in its true colours?

The Major- Karl Marx and to an extent Lenin After watching the film, Animal Farm recently, I decided to review it further and look to the links it has with real life events. The film Animal Farm is one based on the book by George Orwell and is written soon after the end of the … More My Review on Animal Farm- showing the communist party in its true colours?