Does Poetry Matter? - Room for Debate - NYTimes.com
Does Poetry Matter? I would very much like to say yes. Those able to express the complex and/or sublime succinctly (or at all, for that matter) are sorely needed in greater numbers than ever before, as evidenced by my inbox and my Twitter and Facebook feeds. If the inimitable Paul Muldoon is able to take the time to weigh in on the subject, won’t you as well? What do you think?
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