Posts Tagged ‘ memoir ’

Anne Boyer’s memoir of living with breast cancer – Sarah Resnick – Bookforum Magazine

Anne Boyer’s memoir of living with breast cancer – Sarah Resnick

Breast cancer, Boyer insists, cannot be understood as an ahistorical sameness, an uncontrolled division of abnormal cells. It is, rather, a socially and historically constructed nebula, and the women who have it do not suffer from the illness alone. They suffer from the world. – Sarah Resnick

 

Source: Anne Boyer’s memoir of living with breast cancer – Sarah Resnick – Bookforum Magazine

Comey, in Interview, Calls Trump ‘Morally Unfit’ and ‘Stain’ on All Around Him – The New York Times

‘Literature is against us’: In Conversation with Anne Boyer : Amy King : Harriet the Blog : The Poetry Foundation

Portrait with Mel Chin’s “revised post soviet tools to be used against the unslakable thirst of 21st century capitalism”

If you don’t know Anne Boyer’s work, you should. She’s a fierce intellect, tremendous poet, and laudable person. I’m grateful she spent time untangling my meandering questions. Her new book, Garments Against Women, is just out from Ahsahta Press, a perfect fit for Boyer’s words. We talk politics, protest, the personal and poetry. Boyer’s strength and […]

Source: ‘Literature is against us’: In Conversation with Anne Boyer : Amy King : Harriet the Blog : The Poetry Foundation

THE PRICE OF GREAT ART a review by ANNE HIGONNET on Sally Mann’s Memoir

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Jessie at Five (1987). Photography by Sally Mann / Smithsonian Institute

The Price of Great Art

Ta-Nehisi Coates in Conversation with David Remnick – The New Yorker

Ta-Nehisi Coates

Ta-Nehisi Coates in Conversation with David Remnick – The New Yorker.

The Rumpus Interview With Lidia Yuknavitch – The Rumpus.net

The Rumpus Interview With Lidia Yuknavitch – The Rumpus.net.

Word Pond Appropriation Announcement a la THEORY by Kenneth Goldsmith – Jean Boîte Édition

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American poet, writer, and word processor Kenneth Goldsmith, on April 29, 2015, posted the above page from his new book, Theory (Jean Boîte Éditions, Paris, 2015) at his Facebook wall, to which I replied, “Been writing my browsoir for five years and still going.” Word pond is (also) this.  

~ Donna Fleischer @ word pond

http://www.jean-boite.fr/box/theory-english-edition

What Memoir Can Do That Poetry Can’t by Tracy K Smith ‹ Literary Hub

 Tracy K. Smith

What Memoir Can Do That Poetry Can’t ‹ Literary Hub.

Against Easy Answers: Eating Pho with Dodie Bellamy

Against Easy Answers: Eating Pho with Dodie Bellamy.

Frances Farmer Is My Sister: one can be dumb and sad at exactly the same time

one can be dumb and sad at exactly the same time by Kate Zambreno