🔒 #54: But was it rape?
A series of questions and no answers.
In 2014, alt lit—a literary scene that, arguably, had already been dead for at least a year—was revitalized and then killed again by a series of sexual misconduct allegations.
There was something different about these accusations though: they weren’t recognizably rape, but they didn’t exactly read as kosher, either. They existed in a perilous gray area,…