Tuesday, April 03, 2012

Great Regulars: In [Adrienne] Rich's last book

Tonight No Poetry Will Serve, there is a short poem called "Turbulence." But the turbulence in this poem isn't a standard Richian chaos of injustice and political brutality. It is simply the turbulence of personal pain, recast as the fear one feels when an airplane encounters rough weather:

from David Orr: NPR Books: Adrienne Rich: Resolution Amid The 'Turbulence'


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