…this collection of 11 talks and essays reveals her anew as a master of the experimental lyric essay….the calm inquiry, wise voice, and poignant urgency behind every sentence will coalesce into a deeply reflective meditation on art, loss, and how ‘time makes the intensity of mourning pass—and yet, nothing is soothed.’—Publishers Weekly (starred review)—
…slim but packs a hefty intellectual punch
Appendix Project is a genre-crossing work about grief, time, memory, and the maternal, which is also a work about writing itself—Most Anticipated: The Great First-Half 2019 Book Preview
A revelatory project of exclamation and understanding.
—Los Angeles Review of Books
Kate Zambreno’s oeuvre is not just a series of books but a body of thought, an interrupted exhortation on incompleteness and the intersections of life, death, time, memory, and silence.