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The Role of Scholarship in Contemporary […] Poetry

The Role of Scholarship in Contemporary […] Poetry

Johannes Göransson has posted over at the Montevidayo blog the first of some spirited observations and reflections on the role of scholarship in contemporary American poetry (and, by extension, Canadian, at least, though certainly with provisos…). His critique of PhD poets or those scholars who deign to approach contemporary poetry is one with which this writer (despite the blog’s name, Poeta Doctus does not hold a PhD…) is in some agreement…