Derek Walcott

The Nobel Prize-winning writer was celebrated for the powerful and evocative poetry he wrote about his native Caribbean.
Japanese aesthetics speaks to me powerfully. What it means to have form and function interwoven, to have elegance but also
Psychologists might take a lesson from the writer Teju Cole, whose review of a new edition of Walcott's poems presents a succinct description of Walcott as an experimental poet, interested above all in making art based on perception -- the way things look.
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