To Be or Not To Be – poetry, performance and the current debate

here’s an interesting dialogue going on about poetry and performance.

On the one hand you have Nathan Thompson writing in the independent on Friday,

Poetry slams do nothing to help the art form survive

and a reply by Raymond Antrobus on his blog

In Response To The Independent Article Poetry Slams Do Nothing To Help The Art Form Survive

what are your thoughts on the current state of poetry?

 

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