Postscript: A little more on the jurying process

Letter: ‘Will This Rejection Discourage Me Forever?’

Jurying is a serious matter and I’ve never seen it taken in another way. Most jurists are themselves artists and know the vulnerability of putting our hats in the ring. We also know the value of what it means to get this residency or to win that prize: it’s an affirmation on a spiritual level as well as material support.