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Cynthia Erivo as Celie in the Color Purple. Photo taken by Norman Jean Roy for New York Magazine (March 2016)

womenofbroadway: “ “Cynthia Erivo, the English daughter of Nigerian immigrants, was a total unknown here until she opened as Celie in John Doyle’s stripped-down revival of The Color Purple. She gives the kind of performance — suffering, awakening,.

Artist Enam Bosokah from Ghana, uses a blue ballpoint pen to create impressive portraits and drawings...

Enam Bosokah, an artist from Ghana, creates amazing portraits that look more like photographs than sketches. All he uses is a pen and some paper. Amazingly, though, the realistic drawings rival the clarity of high-resolution photography.