Assembly Online: Kate Zambreno

A Critical Reading Discussion

April 23 2020

Writers Philippa Snow and Rose Higham-Stainton read from and discussed Heroines, by Kate Zambreno (Semiotext(e), 2012), ‘ a manifesto for “toxic girls” that reclaims the wives and mistresses of modernism for literature and feminism.’

Audience members can pose questions via the chatroom for Philippa and Rose to discuss. You can read two extracts from the text below, and view Zambreno reading the opening here.

Extract 1 / Extract 2