Victoria Chang on Grief and Art

“This year I turned my back to the world. I let language face // the front. The parting felt like a death.” In this About the Authors TV video, Victoria Chang speaks about her award-winning collection, Obit (Copper Canyon Press, 2020), and reads a poem from her new collection, With My Back to the World (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2024), which engages with the paintings and writings of Agnes Martin.

Go to Source

Author: jkashiwabara

  • If you’re an artist, up to a creative challenge, and love this story, enter your email here. Click here for more info.

  • April 30, 2024