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Posts from — April 2014

I want this book …

Austin Allen’s review of George Green’s Lord Byron’s Foot  is fabulous. Allen has the guts to write that “Literary gossip is the final, whispered retort to New Criticism!,”  and the quoted passages from Green’s book damn near prove it.

And here’s what else I want: some of Allen’s own poetry. Unfortunately all I can find is his Big Think blog.

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April 27, 2014   No Comments

The Wall Street Journal, Poetry, and Pig Tails

I’m not kidding: look here.

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April 25, 2014   No Comments

Happy birthday, Lee!

Hope you’re well and happy and doing good work.

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April 17, 2014   No Comments