Carmen Giménez Smith responds to Zilia Sánchez: Soy Isla (I Am an Island).
Carmen Giménez Smith’s work dissects the female body and society’s responses to it over centuries in language that can be both playful and serious. Her collections include Milk and Filth; Goodbye, Flicker, winner of the Juniper Prize, and, most recently, Cruel Futures. Her memoir, Bring Down the Little Birds: On Mothering, Art, Work, and Everything Else, received an American Book Award. Smith will perform a reading in response to exhibition Zilia Sánchez: Soy Isla (I Am an Island).