Poetry –expressions that carry voices beyond borders of nations
Poetry reigns and prospers in a world of its own.
Unlike the genre of fiction or drama the licences that poetry is
accorded through the trajectory of art and literary developments in
cultures of the world, there is probably no creative expression more
a ‘mirror of the soul’ when it comes to mediums of ‘literary
expression’ than ‘the poem’.
The relevance and irrelevance of Harold Bloom
Last week I discussed Bloom's book 'Kabbalah and
Criticism' and pointed out the general approach to literary exegesis
that he advocates could spur us to re-visit our own classical texts
with a renewed enthusiasm. In today's column,