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Review: A Defence of PoetryUser Review - Nathan - Goodreads
Four and a half centuries ago in Elizabethan England, there were a lot of well-meaning Puritans who saw imaginative literature as a waste of time. These folks argued that Christians should read only ... Read full review
Review: A Defence of PoetryUser Review - Goodreads
Gosson and the Puritan likes of him charged poetry with depravity and leading people astray etc. Sidney counters that it is not poetry that should be blamed but the amateur poets who don't know how to ...