Danez Smith on Blackness, Friendship, and Solitude
In this episode, acclaimed poet Danez Smith discusses the role friendship plays in their most recent collection of poetry, Homie. Smith talks to Fiction/Non/Fiction podcast co-hosts V.V. Ganeshananthan and Whitney Terrell about the isolating effect COVID-19 has had on black communities, using space on the page inventively, and writing about money. An edited video of this conversation will appear tomorrow. You can find a transcript of this episode here.
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