The Interrogations

After Margot Canaday’s The Straight State   1   At Ellis Island they found the immigrant’s body indeterminate.   Protuberant breasts; also a small, atrophied penis, testicle undescended.   “Now,” the interrogators asked, “back home, “did you sleep in the room with your brothers or the room with your sisters?”   I always slept alone.     2   The…

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