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In the cinema, my father’s unspeakable childhood finally surfaced

13 mins | Aug 27, 2021

The overlooked power of community. Christiana Spens, a writer, academic and artist, reflects on how drama and other performative rituals have real healing power. In this personal reflection on her father’s difficulties grieving, she explores how she saw her father heal from his trauma through the communal experience of cinema.

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