“All art is a kind of confession, more or less oblique.”

“All art is a kind of confession, more or less oblique. All artists, if they are to survive, are forced, at last, to tell the whole story, to vomit the anguish up.”

— from James Baldwin’s “The Precarious Vogue of Ingmar Bergman” in Esquire, April 1960

 

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