Archibald MacLeish

(7 May 1892 – 20 April 1982 / Glencoe, Illinois)

Invocation To The Social Muse - Poem by Archibald MacLeish

Señora, it is true the Greeks are dead.

It is true also that we here are Americans:
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Comments about Invocation To The Social Muse by Archibald MacLeish

  • Dutendra Chamling Dutendra Chamling (11/1/2015 2:51:00 AM)

    ...Progress and science and tractors and revolutions and
    Marx and the wars more antiseptic and murderous
    And music in every home: there is also Hoover...

    Powerful poem. (Report) Reply

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  • Andrei Todorov (12/18/2013 1:59:00 PM)

    for a true poet life is indeed hard he is absolutely right and says it exquisitely. (Report) Reply








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