Emily LaBarge is a Canadian writer living in London. Amongst other publications, she has written for Frieze, the LA Review of Books, Bookforum, Tate Etc., and Witte de With Review. She is London correspondent for the Montreal-based journal esse arts + opinions.
What Wasn't There
Could a person loom at once so large and so small? Whole lives, immense feats and works pass in a matter of pages. Vast archival sources are whittled down to a sentence or two.