The Biennial works as a kind of snapshot. A snapshot, after all, is a photo taken hurriedly, its emphasis is about the what’s happening now, on the surface; it isn’t meant to be analyzed deeply. Maybe it is too much to ask from works of art to offer new gazes and to overcome the challenges we face today.
“it’s my fault I guess there’s something/dead in my heart or my eyes or my head:”Three Poems by Brandi George
Brandi George’s first collection of poetry, Gog (Black Lawrence Press, 2015) won the gold medal in the 2015 Florida Book Awards. Her poems have appeared in such journals as The Iowa Review, Gulf Coast, Columbia Poetry Review, Ninth Letter, and Prairie Schooner, also winning first