Analogous to nervous cluelessness is something we might call “anxious gatekeeping.” This is desire to police the borders of poetry, or of...
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Lector, no hay texto; se hace texto al interpretar
A grad student turned in a paper with this title. I was immediately delighted. The title is a play on a Machado poem that begins: "Caminante, no hay camino / se hace camino al andar." [traveler, there is no road; / the road takes form as you walk.]