A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

AVA

Sat, 25 Jun '22
2020 thriller in which Jessica Chastain plays the title role
Mon, 25 Apr '22
Director DuVernay
Sat, 23 Apr '22
Pop singer ___ Max
Mon, 28 Mar '22
Director DuVernay
Mon, 24 Jan '22
Director DuVernay
Mon, 27 Dec '21
Filmmaker DuVernay
Thu, 9 Dec '21
Pop singer ___ Max
Sat, 20 Nov '21
Third-most-popular baby girls' name in 2020, after Olivia and Emma
Mon, 18 Oct '21
Director DuVernay
Wed, 26 May '21
Director DuVernay
Sun, 9 May '21
Director DuVernay
Wed, 7 Apr '21
Director DuVernay
Sun, 28 Mar '21
DuVernay who directed "Selma"