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Verse rebels against rules, poets’ essays tell teachers

LOS ANGELES — Why do school kids shy away from poetry? The answer, suggests Open the Door: How to Excite Young People About Poetry — a new book from McSweeney’s in conjunction with the Poetry Foundation — is that it’s not taught very well.

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  • Headline: Verse rebels against rules, poets’ essays tell teachers
  • Publication: Family, Pages 36 on 06/12/2013
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