Raymond Antrobus | Interview
‘That is what capital L literature is in some ways, a conversation with the ghosts all around us.’
An interview with the 2019 Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year.
Tasked with Designing the Vienna House
‘Sky of bright rust and / soapy aquamarine.’
‘It is not informational, it is / not a blameshift, it is not / all-lives-matter top down and sideways blank.’
‘i feel good like a person / holding flowers on a train / feels dumb’
‘we are born / to a siren and the wail of each other’
‘I am asking in case it happens, / because anything can and even does.’
‘I don’t want / to be a figure others lean their names into’
‘You divide space you think time occupies, not motion itself.’
A Memory Palace for Brothers Who Flew Just Close Enough to the Sun & Created the Storm
Ellah Wakatama Allfrey remembers Binyavanga Wainaina.
‘Consider the dramatic events that become ordinary people like us.’