Neither side may be easy on the eye, but both are cussedly
difficult to beat, and if any side is to break the top four monopoly this season, then don't be too surprised if it is one of them rather than the new rich kids.
, Victor Hugo exclaimed:' Je t'aime, exil!
fuddy-duddy as it may sound, I firmly believe that the business of dancing is still predominantly dancing, rather than mixed media, where the likes of Robert Wilson and Robert LePage are obvious masters.
I thought about it and said no, he had, rather, beaten his way back through the overgrown jungle of bureaucratic media to the original path of nineteenth-century journalism, when journalism was actually a popular, participatory sport, and editors swore openly and imbibed freely and spat tobacco and carried guns and cussedly
attacked politicians and other editors by name as varmints unworthy of becoming roadkill.
Further, many have been shaped by the very same newsrooms over which they ostensibly serve as "independent watchdogs." Even the most cussedly
autonomous ombudsmen can't help reflecting and defending the values of their colleagues.
As the great and cussedly
idiosyncratic poet-critic Yvor Winters has explained, the work of the poet is to render in language a human experience, taking great care to match the connotative or emotional charge of the language used to the motivating impulse of the poem.