Making Peace With the World: T. S. Eliot & the Purpose of Poetry

By |2019-10-08T17:40:59-05:00August 23rd, 2017|Categories: Literature, Modernity, Poetry, T.S. Eliot|

Poetry is able to grant the reader the ability to perceive that reality, in spite of its often chaotic and random appearance, has some underlying unity by which it is bound together. This insight, in turn, provides the terms by which one may make peace with the world... A 2012 survey found that only 6.7% [...]