[…] weird… especially given the seriousness of the matter which, so it seems to me, has a lot to do with the fact that the PF hasn’t, to my knowledge, issued any kind of statement, no explanation and certainly no apology, which is really queer given the climate today, where call-outs (of a particular brand, as it turns out) are quickly followed by reactions from the accused and then all manner of vulture commentary.  the silence of the PF and the silence about that silence does signify just where we are in terms of the professionalized/careerist/disingenuous… and brutal poetry scene.