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In Flanders Fields? It’s time to encourage another generation of school kids to read some better poems from the Great War

A civilization that forgets its poetry is barely worthy of the name. Like fiction and unlike non-fiction, poetry is how a culture’s most profound truths are told. Unlike fiction, poetry does this vital work with great economy of words. That is why all great civilizations honour their great poets. Those that forget their poetry – […]