1 story by Ana Cecilia Alvarez .

In Which We May Honour Our Boats

by Ana Cecilia Alvarez

Edouard Glissant opens Poetics of Relation in the belly of the boat. In its horrors. ‘For the Africans who lived through the experience of deportation to the Americas,’ he begins, ‘confronting the unknown with neither preparation nor challenge was no doubt petrifying.’