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March’s must-see films

By Myriam Dimanche Weren’t we right about Black Panther or what? The movie was incredible and did NOT disappoint. If you still haven’t seen it – what are you waiting for?! And if you’re wondering whether to see it in a regular theater or…


Grosse, or the decolonization of one’s body

By Myriam Laabidi Out of breath. This is how we’re left after reading «Grosse», the recently published French novel written by Lynda Dion. Eight drawings, fashioned in charcoal by the author without much artistic value, make up the eight chapters of her book. They…


Je suis noire de peau

by Béatrice Lafortune Je suis noire d’ébène, je suis noir de peau. Ma pigmentation, raison de ma condamnation, une sentence donnée à ma naissance où la valeur de mon existence décroît en fonction de l’importance de la mélanine sur ma peau. Un rappel des…


Movie Radar: February Must-Sees

by Myriam Dimanche Okay, ladies: quick confession. We at SABLE are dying to see Marvel’s Black Panther movie, coming to theaters on Friday, February 16, 2018. But that’s not the only movie on our radar… Here’s a list of films we’re looking forward to…


#SABLEmuse Introducing Sandra J. Mathieu

Introducing  Sandra J. Mathieu, creator of the new web series REINE. This past January 22nd marked a first in French-Canadian TV. The web serie REINE – («QUEEN» in English) websérie, starring four black women in leading roles premiered. The fruit of Sandra J. Mathieu’s…