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The Poetry Foundation
Here are two well-known descriptions of what a poem is, and does, one by Wordsworth, one by Stevens:
type a: Poetry is...
Who would not want a little more poetry in their life? And I am not talking about drama, I am talking about poetry. And not necessarily Keats either.
Former British poet laureate Andrew Motion ruffled some feathers last week when he complained to the press about how educators teach poetry.
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