Like Shakespeare, in a Way

National Poetry Month is winding down, but there are still some wonderful web-based poetic treats to be found. We love the book spine poetry patrons at Somers Library in Somers, New York, created. And we think the following video, in which the Princeton Tiger talks to Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Paul Muldoon about the literary merits of Ke$ha’s “Tik Tok” (and Muldoon compares the song to King Lear!) is just about one of the best things we’ve ever seen:

Of course, we still think our own poetry videos are pretty sweet, too. Here’s Thomas in Brentwood reading Pier Paolo Pasolini‘s “Prayer to My Mother”:


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