Steve Roggenbuck

3 October 2018—Since including this poem, it has come to light that the author engaged in a pattern of sexually predatory behaviour, in particular towards teenage and underage girls. The accounts are numerous, the details of which do not bear repeating here. A hub for discussion and support is currently being conducted in a Twitter thread. Like many writers of a similarly aged cohort, Steve’s work was important to us during a formative time of artistic development. We still read in it a weirdly melancholic play that felt needed at the time: in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis,“Steve Roggenbuck”

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