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Writing as “a window on the world”: Etel Adnan’s Night

How does the poet situate their body in relation to the world? The Western literary canon is full of examples of white male poets who claim a transcendental, universal voice to speak for nature. The apostrophe  (a shift in address from the reader … Continue reading

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conversations with my soul

I had some conversations with my soul this week, after reading Night, by Etel Adnan.

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