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"Soon after the first memoir appeared, Chuck Close asked how the follow-up was coming along. I said I wasn’t writing one. He said, 'You haven’t really dealt with your last four decades in the art world . . . Write it.'”
A narrative poem in the form of a two-voiced monologue, Cephalonia is a fragmented epic, contextualizing the massacre of Italian soldiers perpetrated by German troops in the days following the armistice, signed between Italy and the Allied Forces on September 8, 1943.