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Original Essays | August 21, 2014

Richard Bausch: IMG Why Literature Can Save Us

Our title is, of course, a problem. "Why Literature Can Save Us." And of course the problem is one of definition: what those words mean. What is... Continue »
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And the winner is...

The Amazon of Amherst... The Empress of The Evergreens... The Mistresssssss of the Emmmmmm Dash!
The Best Poet of All Time, as chosen by you, is:
Emily Dickinson!

Congratulations to all our many fine contenders. Though there can be only one Best Poet of All Time, please remember that you are ALL winners. Just like Lena Dunham.

Thank you for voting and for making the first annual Poetry Madness such a success. Please feel free to send suggestions for next year's competition to

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Poetry Madness Bracket
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