About: Rachelle Yousuf

Women Writing Books About Film

Don’t worry.

You will make it through this.

Stay calm. If you are reading this,

you are here.


You are here because you are in danger

and you are in danger because you are here.

—— Daphne Gottlieb, “Final Girl II: … [Read More]

VIDA Exclusive | by Sophie Mayer | April 22, 2016 | 0

Fighting Against Ghosthood

“I met History once,” the St. Lucian writer Derek Walcott said in his sprawling poem “Schooner Flight,” “but he ain’t recognize me.” As a transgender woman from the Commonwealth of Dominica, I recognise that lack … [Read More]

VIDA Exclusive | by Gabrielle Bellot | March 10, 2016 | 1