Canadian Poet Mark Strand describes the experience of reading a poem most delectably:
“Ink runs from the corners of my mouth.
There is no happiness like mine.
I have been eating poetry.”
In celebration of April as National Poetry Month, the Office of Communications has collaborated with Poets Out Loud to publish a cross-section of poetry written by Fordham University faculty, administrators and graduate students.
Starting Monday, April 4, we will be posting one poem per day right here on our blog, linked to the daily SPOTLIGHT calendar and cross-posted to our Facebook account.
Poetry lovers, prepare to dig in.
“Before Midnight”: “Hedged bets, easy ironies, and perpetual confusion” - I remember Richard Linklater’s film “Slacker” from the early 1990s, when I was a college student. For many young adults at the time, it was a defining cult...
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