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Lyrics and Poetry

I have long argued that poetry, in the rarified notion of poetry has been dead for a while. Adorno wasn’t right, but his question was pointed – how can you write poetry after Auschwitz? I think Dissanayake nailed it when … Continue reading

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I’ve been very busy and ill.

I’m writing this because I can’t sleep. My head is full of snot and I can’t breathe and I feel like crap. So, why so few posts? It’s the end of the semester, and I have a lot of marking … Continue reading

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