Young Poets Bare All: What Is a Culture? : Amy King : Harriet the Blog : The Poetry Foundation


Don’t swear so much. Aren’t we decorous? What Is a culture? It’s an enormous detailed lie lived in, wrought beliefs, A loving fabrication. What’s good about it? Nothing. It keeps you going, but institutionalizes inequality, killing, and forced worship of questionable deities … –Alice Notley, Culture of One As an educator, I’d be remiss if […]

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