Interviews

Sarah Gambito author photo overlaid with the cover of her poetry collection, LOVES YOU.

Interviews

With Our Mouths Open: An Interview with Sarah Gambito on Food and Lyrical Sweetness

BY Emily Ellison

I feel like we’re in such tumultuous times right now, and we need to uphold the linked roles of artists and audience—so how do we activate each equally, right? I’m less interested in the how the artist performs, where there’s this sort of passivity in the audience—not that that’s not a lovely thing, it’s a lovely thing. But I’m interested in how you get the audience to act towards, in some ways, what it is you’re doing.