The Nacreous Oughts

13 October 2006

"Indeed, modern critics conscious of his proven genius show an understandable reluctance to say flatly whether some of the curious words in his poetry are deliberate new-coinings or merely results of his lack of formal education." --Graeme Wilson, translator's introduction to Face at the Bottom of the World

So you are thinking of becoming a Babarist?

"Hagiwara himself explained his especial liking for beer as permitting long arguments about poetry as one proceeded slowly toward incoherence." --ibid

K. S.

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