Inbred Royals And Academic Poetry?
a: Academic poetry ~
b: Royal offspring
What: "The overwhelming (really underwhelming) majority of contemporary poetry is mincing, deliberately esoteric, and ultimately bloodless-versification by poetasters whose only life experience has transpired within well-tenured campus walls. The poetry of those ensconced in academia is like the offspring of royal families that have intermarried for centuries. "....the rest is in the link.....
Writer: Patrick Walsh
Date: Dec 31 2010 6:27 AM
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