n English in Africa - Postscript
|© Publisher:||Institute for the Study of English in Africa (ISEA)|
|Journal||English in Africa|
|Publication Date||Dec 2013|
|Pages||57 - 58|
Among the Sixties phenomena was a resurgence of public interest in poetry which eventually reached even these iconoclastic shores. Inevitably much chaff was produced along with the wheat, even by good poets. (There is probably a fixed ratio that applies here - Keats in his annus mirabilis produced but six good poems, or one per two months; Cavafy, who lived a long time, two or three per year.)
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