James Fenton Quote: “Modernism in other arts brought extreme…”

Modernism in other arts brought extreme difficulty. In poetry, the characteristic difficulty imported under the name of modernism was obscurity. But obscurity could just as easily be a quality of metrical as of free verse.

James Fenton


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Name: James Fenton
Profession: Poet
Nationality: British
Birthday: April 25, 1949
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