Judith Butler discusses how expressions of rage and lashing out often reflect inner sorrow at the 2014 PEN World Voices Festival.

You can hear more writers discuss grief and rage at the 2018 PEN World Voices Festival with Dr. Brittney Cooper and Darnell L. Moore at PEN Out Loud: Freedom, Power, and Rage on April 20 and with Anderson Tepper, Hwang Sok-yong, Petra Hůlová, and Georgi Gospodinov discussing unfulfilled dreams under oppressive regimes at Unlived Lives on April 20. Click here to view next month’s schedule and to purchase tickets.