There is a scene in “12 Years a Slave” when the white plantation owner Epps, played by Michael Fassbender, discovers that his prized “Queen of the Fields,” a slave called Patsey (Lupita Nyong’o), is missing. Out on an errand, Patsey returns hours later, airy and unassuming,... read on
February 27, 2014 | 3:38 pm
Sibling relationships have been fraught and competitive since the dawn of time.
Cain and Abel, the Bible’s very first siblings, set the gold standard for rivalry when Cain slew Abel in... read on