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Anne Carson on Poetry

March 22, 2017

Yesterday was “World Poetry Day.”

Sunday, October 30, 2016 was a day when Anne Carson in an interview on her most recent publication, Float, accepted the invitation to offer “a personal definition of what poetry is”:

If prose is a house, poetry is a man on fire running quite fast through it.

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