Not Dead Yet, but Not for Lack of Trying

Poetry may not be dead yet, but we’re certainly on a path to talk it to death.

from the New York Times 7/28/14

Is Poetry Dead? Not if 45 Official Laureates Are Any Indication

More poetry matter from the New York Times 7/18/14

Does Poetry Matter?

And a response from the Los Angeles Review of Books 7/21/14

How Much Does Poetry Matter?