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Darcey Steinke on mothers and monsters.
New poetry from Kazim Ali: ‘Weird notions of gender and ground / Nothing but you between me and god’.
Anne Carson’s literary talk show.
‘Space posters, a subgenre of political posters, are some of the most visually stunning representations of the promises of the Soviet state’
‘Why would anyone collect the keys to doors that had long since been torn from their hinges?’
‘In a way, you can actually think about what is happening in Iraq as part of a cycle that happens every ten years or so.’
‘It was visual evidence of a technological unconscious making subjective choices’
‘The surgeon uncovers the scar. A line as thin as a thread dividing the body.’
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