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How I Stumbled Into Teaching In The Arts

by Joe Weil Arts & Society
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I can talk to kids all day. They interest me. They will never pretend to like you. For that I am forever grateful.

How to Ransack a Poem for Parts, Part II

by Joe Weil Poetry and Poetics
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Voice cannot be ransacked because true voice, unlike tone, may be inconsistent within its range of indicators. The ability to play a modulating voice against a consistent tone is a deep mystery of poetics—especially of what we might call the conversational poem.