Blackness is My Locus, Not What I Do

Interview    Shuddhashar: What is it that you strive to explore and convey through your poetry? Xandria Phillips: I write poetry to wade into the incalculable, which is often reborn in my work as abundance, loss, and history.  I see poetry as an opportunity to break ranks from the mires of prescriptive daily language. Conveyance is