Kelsey Norris earned her MFA from Vanderbilt University and is a Research Fellow at the Robert Penn Warren Center for the Humanities. She is the editor emeritus of Nashville Review and an editorial intern at the Oxford American.
A conversation with Summer 2017 fiction contributor Gothataone Moeng.
Joy and sorrow are communal and have a time and place. This can be pragmatic in anchoring people going through something difficult but doesn’t necessarily allow for individual processing of emotion.