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NOTES & COMMENTS
Movie Review: Mr. Turner // New Kamhi Website and Weblog // Don't Ask Wikipedia! (a cautionary tale) // Alchemies and Illuminations (a poetry collection // What Makes a Poem a Poem? // and more. . . .
Anna Hyatt Huntington: A Compendium - The
On the life and work of this important twentieth-century sculptor.
POETRY: "A Belief in Alchemy" - Richard
By a contemporary American poet.
"In Praise of Dead White Men," Lindsay Johns, Prospect, September 23, 2010. "Efforts to make education more 'relevant' to black people can be both patronising and harmful. The western literary canon should be taught to everyone." Langston Hughes (1902-1967) would no doubt have agreed (see Louis Torres's comment following the Johns article--regarding Hughes's teaching of poetry to children).
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