Saturday, August 22, 2009

Farewell To A Champion Of The Arts

Richard Poirier
Rest In Peace

"Richard Poirier, a prolific and populist cultural critic who founded a literary journal, Raritan: A Quarterly Review, and who was a founder of Library Of America, the nonprofit publisher of American classics, died in Manhattan on Saturday." ... Story continues here: Richard Poirier, A Scholar of Literature, Dies At 83 (NY Times)

Buy: Poetry And Pragmatism
Buy: Trying It Out In America
Read: The War Against The Young
Read: A Man Of Good Reading

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