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A poem can have an impact, but you can't expect an audience to understand all the nuances.

A poem can have an impact, but you can't expect an audience to understand all the nuances.

The negative aspects of Scottish Nationalism are a kind of aggressive complacency, that sort of boasting; but that's an expression of insecurity, I think, of a lack of confidence. ---->>>

Reading a poem aloud to an audience is gestural as much as precise. ---->>>

I've always liked Muir without knowing quite why. ---->>>

I've always thought my poems told stories. ---->>>

A poet's cultural baggage and erudition can interfere with a poem. ---->>>

Biography

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Nationality: Scottish
Born: 10-23, 1942
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Occupation: Poet
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Douglas Eaglesham Dunn, OBE (born 23 October 1942) is a Scottish poet, academic, and critic. He currently lives in Scotland.(wikipedia)