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By Melissa Friedling

Comments (8)

  • On November 24, 2009 at 10:22 am LH wrote:

    I love Miller. And I love these clips.

  • On November 24, 2009 at 3:22 pm Ana Bozicevic wrote:

    saying it like it is, seer/landscaper!

  • On November 24, 2009 at 3:30 pm A sleepy lemur wrote:

    Yes! Poetry: if you see something, say something.

    (did you see that little dog bounce at 1:20?)

  • On November 24, 2009 at 5:35 pm amy king wrote:

    One of the best commentary about poetry I’ve seen on Harriet in a loooong time! Go, Miller!

  • On November 25, 2009 at 3:01 pm Wendy Babiak wrote:

    I love the idea of poetry being useful. Yes, please!

  • On December 1, 2009 at 5:44 pm Joshua wrote:

    I think poetry, if it’s any good, isn’t useful at all.

    • On December 8, 2009 at 2:50 pm Wendy Babiak wrote:

      I side with Hogarth, who said that if he could lessen even by a small degree the suffering of humanity with his art, he’d prefer that to having painted the entire oeuvre of Vermeer.

  • On December 1, 2009 at 5:50 pm Don Share wrote:

    Verse, on the other hand, might be useful:


Posted in Uncategorized on Tuesday, November 24th, 2009 by Melissa Friedling.