Stephen Burt Gives TED Talk - 6. 13. 13

Stephen Burt gave a talk entitled “Imagined Beauty” at the TEDGlobal 2013 conference in Edinburgh, Scotland.

“I read poetry all the time, I write about poetry frequently, and I take poems apart to see how they work,” says Stephen Burt as he takes the TEDGlobal stage. “I’m a word person. I understand the world best and most fully through words, rather than pictures or numbers. When I have a new experience, I’m frustrated until I can try to put that experience into words.” Continue reading article here: The Power of Poetry: Stephen Burt at TEDGlobal 2013