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Notes Toward a New Language: Holes: On Marguerite Duras

Marguerite Duras’s writing is filled with holes. Her writing is made of holes, filled with holes, because her life is made up of holes. Pock-marked and moth-bitten, it is a map of the disaster. The writing has holes in it for breath, for breathing, for grasping in the dark for the proper word to describe the […]
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