“Poetries of Resistance,” by Drew Krewer

I was recently asked to write a poetics statement for an anthology in which my work is being published.  In an effort to promote discussion (and for a more timely response to Marjorie Perloff’s “Poetry on the Brink: Reinventing the Lyric” (Boston Review, May/June 2012), I decided to seek out a literary blog with which to share this piece.  What follows is a modified excerpt from my statement.

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