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Words Like Quartz
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Words Like Quartz

If even a rough correspondence between poetic accomplishment and public reputation existed in America today, R.S. Gwynn would be one of our most widely read and highly honored poets.  The publication of his selected poems, No Word of Farewell,

Frederick Turner and the Rebirth of Literature
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Frederick Turner and the Rebirth of Literature

The breach that opened between the serious and popular arts during the early years of this century has so widened over subsequent decades that the current “postmodern” era is characterized by a kind of cultural schizophrenia. While visual images bombard