The Quarantine Tapes 144: Sarah Broom

Wednesday, Dec 23, 2020
EPISODE SUMMARY

“Art is made from life. And, so, how do we encourage a kind of life that has meaning and purpose on a very small level, in our personal worlds and in the worlds of the people we love?”

EPISODE NOTES

On episode 144 of The Quarantine Tapes, guest host Eddie Glaude is joined by writer Sarah Broom. Eddie and Sarah’s conversation dives deep into the craft and practice of writing. Sarah reflects on the time she is spending with visual art lately and the influence of painting and color theory on how she thinks about writing.

Eddie and Sarah are both writers from the Gulf Coast. Sarah talks about how her relationship to that place and its history comes out in her writing. Their conversation offers striking meditations on form, dialogue, and how to write as a witness to this moment.

[Originally published on December 21, 2020 via The Quarantine Tapes]

Recent News

Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the seminar rooms will be unavailable during the 2020-2021 academic year.
The rise of artificial intelligence (AI) promised the elimination of errors of human prejudice. Yet while conducting research on facial recognition...
Tags:  AAS Faculty
In One Drop, Blay questions conventional perceptions of Blackness in order to create and understand a more diverse worldwide community.
Tags:  AAS Faculty
The Graduate School Teaching Awards honor those graduate students who have made a significant contribution to undergraduate teaching. Students are...
Tags:  AAS Students