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Misunderstandings and Bannings

Misunderstandings and Bannings

One of the great literary events ever was the Ern Mally Hoax. Two ┬ábored poets created him during their world War II national service, in Australia, as a protest against modern poetry. They wrote to the poetry magazine ‘Angry Penguins’ pretending to be the sister of rrecently deceased Ern, offering some poems she had found … Continue reading