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National Poetry Month

April 1, 2013 · No Comments

April is National Poetry Month.  Libraries everywhere are moving in directions poetical (for at least the next 30 days) and here at Odyssey Online a renewal of blogging about poetry, and poetry in our collections. To start with we will nod over toward the open web and a piece in Rumpus by David Beispiel who argues that Allen Ginsberg’s poem Howl helped create the world we now live in, a world opposed to an intolerant America.”

Howl is a fine start to National Poetry Month, we have the definitive version, of course, complete with variants and correspondence…

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