Entrevista a Julia Elliott en Altavoz Cultural

«I feel that all writing is ideological, whether intentionally or unintentionally reflecting aspects of writers’ relationships with their sociocultural contexts, time periods, class, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, etc. Even if a writer builds a fantastical world radically remote from their reality, the scale of the escapism itself is a reflection on the writer’s state. At the same time, I quixotically believe that writing can also transcend its cultural context, evoking ineffable and mysterious aspects of existence that move beyond the writer’s subjective identity. While I evoke both regional realities and dystopian and sci-fi speculation that reflect my relationship with a rapidly changing, data-inundated world, I use genre-bending to reach beyond both Southern Gothic evocations and speculative exercises».  

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