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Bianca-Olivia Nita

Nita is a freelance journalist and critic for Ny Tid.

Afghan girl power

Beth Murphy: What Tomorrow Brings
If you want to run a girls' school in Afghanistan, you may need to check the water supply for poison every morning. Is it worth it?

Run, Leyla, run

Asli Özarslan Germany: Dil Leyla
After 20 years of foreignness, Leyla Imret became mayor in her native city – which is central to the ongoing Turkish-Kurdish conflict.

Tribute to a struggling legend

Bob Hercules and Rita Coburn Whack: Maya Angelou: And Still In Rise.
African-American multi-artist Maya Angelou turned all adversity into wisdom and poetry.

Intimate portrait of an iconic photographer

Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato .: Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures. 
The name Robert Mapplethorpe probably gets most people thinking about New York's bohemian life of the 1970 century, controversies and his homoerotic BDSM photographs that upset the public.