Eugene McCarthy Quote

There is a long-standing tradition in America of scoffing at poets, especially if they show any interest in politics.


Complexities and Contraries: Essays of Mild Discontent (ed. Harcourt, 1982)

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There is a long-standing tradition in America of scoffing at poets, especially if they show any interest in politics.

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There is a long-standing tradition in America of scoffing at poets, especially if they show any interest in politics.

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There is a long-standing tradition in America of scoffing at poets, especially if they show any interest in politics.

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There is a long-standing tradition in America of scoffing at poets, especially if they show any interest in politics.