‘’Ink runs from the corners of my mouth
there is no happiness like mine…’’
Radical form of poetry!
While Milton and Tennyson certainly have their merits, contemporary alternative poetry remains a largely formally unexplored territory in school curricula in India. Interesting things always happen when young adults put pen to paper in ground-breaking ways. Our residential students of grade XI were introduced to one such radical form of poetry- Newspaper Blackout Poems.
Ferzine Imtiaz, Facilitator