In November 2011, a story broke in my hometown. I remember reading the headlines in my apartment 100 miles south, feeling sick to my stomach, feeling it all so viscerally, though I couldn’t understand why I saw so much of myself in this story. It took years for me to get there.
1-4. Sarah Kane, Crave
1. Glück, "A Myth of Devotion"
3. Glück, "A Myth of Devotion"
4. Bernini, The Rape of Proserpina
5. Colette, My Apprenticeships
6. Bresson, Au hasard Balthazar
7. Ostriker, "Demeter to Persephone"
9. Glück, "Persephone the Wanderer"