Ghost stories, paganism, the blues, and silent cinema are just some of the fixations of two authors known for novels steeped in history.
a lovers’ knot the chancellor / resembles at foot towards / cliff / fuck the presumed / mountain
There is a hmmm, a hum, an incipient hymn, a
song in food, a hallelujah hint,
I ran my fingers along a tattered quilt as I looked over the Ghanaian sand pebbles my mother had kept, in the shape of a cross, on the floor of her prison cell.
Individual beast, you derive, like all of us,
Anish Kapoor and Ameena Meer discuss sex and death, subjectivity, and colors. Kapoor’s new work is on view now at Gladstone Gallery.