Confessional Work: On Respecting Others’ Privacy

Something on my mind lately has been the politics of confessional poetry: how does one honestly¬†perform personal poems while also being mindful of their effect on¬†the people whose privacy is interrupted by these poems? Slam poetry has always been a genre which encourages poets to share intimate details of their lives. Susan B. A. Somers-Willett … Continue reading Confessional Work: On Respecting Others’ Privacy