“Even though [Eating Secret] is transgressive, it is carried off with a weirdly cosy confidence worlds away from the angst of confessional therapy. Interviewers walk away from their subjects once they’ve got what they want. But Mertle’s interviewees seem to walk away once they get what they want… a moment of intimacy, a uniquely sweetened taste of revelation." (Althea Greenan).
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