Alec Nevala-Lee

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Donald Hall

Any quality of poetry can be used for a number of purposes, including opposed purposes. Thus, concentration on technique has often been used to trivialize content, by poets afraid of what they will learn about themselves. But concentration on technique can absorb the attention while unacknowledged material enters the language; so technique can facilitate inspiration.

Donald Hall, Breakfast Served Any Time All Day

Written by nevalalee

June 29, 2016 at 7:30 am

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