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A Million Mfas Are Not Enough
by Charles Harper Webb


Overview - Something is rotten in the state of American poetry. With respect to audience and artistry, poetry has shot itself in many portions of its anatomy, and keeps blasting. The fact that vast numbers of poems are published every year, and a large number of Creative Writing students and graduates combine to read a few of them, does not mean that poetry is on the right track.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Something is rotten in the state of American poetry. With respect to audience and artistry, poetry has shot itself in many portions of its anatomy, and keeps blasting. The fact that vast numbers of poems are published every year, and a large number of Creative Writing students and graduates combine to read a few of them, does not mean that poetry is on the right track. How has the erstwhile Queen of the Arts been consigned to the tiny corner of the cultural basement where she languishes today and how can she get out? As an acclaimed poet and veteran teacher of poetry, Charles Harper Webb knows what it takes for a poem to grab a reader's attention and hold on. As a former rock singer/guitarist and a licensed psychotherapist, he understands how to connect with an audience. A Million MFAs Are Not Enough shows with wit and style and concrete tips that working writers can use how poetry can return to cultural relevance again."

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781597097246
  • ISBN-10: 1597097241
  • Publisher: Red Hen Press
  • Publish Date: November 2016
  • Page Count: 208
  • Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.4 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.5 pounds


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