(From Guernica. Link to the complete article given below) I spent the first eight years of my life […]
The writer and filmmaker on her encounters with commercial censorship: Guernica
Guernica: You’ve said that as a teenager you “didn’t read Confucius or haiku—[you] read Marguerite Duras and Jean Genet.” Can you talk about how you were introduced to French literature and other foreign art? What books and films were available to you when you were young?