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Sophie Hardach

Sophie Hardach

    Boy cafés, sexy comics feed Japan's girl geek boom
    Boy cafés, sexy comics feed Japan's girl geek boom
    At Edelstein boarding school, the schoolboys wear lip-gloss, the headmistress has a weakness for homoerotic comic books, and there is only one...
    Spider-Man 3 shows soul-searching superhero
    Spider-Man 3 shows soul-searching superhero
    Even superheroes get the blues, as Spider-Man discovers in this latest sequel during which he confronts a mutant made of sand, a vengeful...
    Nigerians find violence in Italy sex trade
    Nigerians find violence in Italy sex trade
    The prostitutes lining the roads around Turin, a hub for the Nigerian sex trade, have names that evoke dreams of a bright future -- Joy, Blessing,...