Carolyn Kizer


Cultural Evolution - Poem by Carolyn Kizer

When from his cave, young Mao in his youthful mind
A work to renew old China first designed,
Then he alone interpreted the law,
and from tradtional fountains scorned to draw:
But when to examine every part he came,
Marx and Confucius turned out much the same.


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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