Joy King started out as an accountant and ended up as a script writer for an adult film company. She tells Monocle about her love for conjuring up steamy scenes and her efforts to boost the image of her business.
This weekend get an artistic taste of desert-island life in LA, dip into some fishy designs from a world-renowned architect in Hong Kong, and enjoy the new album from US soul act Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings.
Staying abreast of current affairs just got more difficult for US military personnel: titles from ‘Playboy’ to the ‘New York Review of Books’ have been dropped from shops on bases around the world. Tomos Lewis bemoans the…
Oumou Sangaré sings from the heart about pain, poverty and polygamous men. Her feminist lyrics and unflinching political stance have made her a role-model for thousands of women in Mali – and across Africa as a whole.