Harmony Holiday wants to show “the Baldwin who was baffled and befuddled and wounded and perfectly real.”
Hyperallergic interviews Jia about Swimming Out Till the Sea Turns Blue and finding people to testify about their experiences in rural villages over the past seven decades.
“We live in constant fear of censorship. No artist should have that fear,” says 21-year-old artist Malak Mattar.
“There’s a lot here to unpack if you’re willing to do the work,” says Roberts.
The Lambda Literary Award Finalist and Cyberfeminism Index designer discuss the need to “troll these progress stories that we tell about computers.”
“We want to look at a community level that’s rarely taken seriously in academia or in the art world.”
“This past year has compelled me to look closer, and to look for that which I don’t know how to look for.”
“I make the films I want to make, about issues I see around me in India.”
“Rather than being attracted to artists because of their skills or sensitivity, I was always more interested in ideas and imagination.”
“It still seems difficult to imagine a world that isn’t equal parts awful and terrifying.”
The poet talks to Hyperallergic about A Little Devil in America and the process behind his new music podcast, Object of Sound.
Director Lance Oppenheim talks to Hyperallergic about Some Kind of Heaven.