Yearly Archives: 2007

2007 March

Film gets its strength from Ugandans

2012-10-10T01:48:40-04:00March 10th, 2007|Categories: Hamilton Spectator, Newspaper columns|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Piling up its international awards, The Last King of Scotland has come full circle, finally released in Uganda as a rare film experience, if not an unusual life-experience, where story and reality meld so much that it's hard to know where one begins and the other ends.

2007 January

Why don’t we just wear fig leaves?

2012-10-10T02:07:11-04:00January 28th, 2007|Categories: Newspaper columns, The Standard|0 Comments

Okay, here's a question. There are two new theology professors at UCU. Soon after one starts teaching, it's discovered that he spends significant time mingling with Kampala's crowd of drinkers and prostitutes. The other new professor, who is the cousin of the first, then comes to UCU's classes wearing dreadlocks, torn jeans, several earrings and a rather large tattoo.