- Obsession: Eileen Myles on Spoilage and Ruination of Other Kinds
Obsession: Eileen Myles on Spoilage and Ruination of Other Kinds
New York City’s own great and fierce poet will open up about her fear of the constant danger of things going bad or spoiling—and the moral component accompanying this simple fact of biology. For the first installment of the Obsession series, Myles talks milk and bread, AND sexuality and its consequences too. Don’t miss it.
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