the poet’s opinion
May 10, 2016
If you’ve been following the peregrinations of Washington State Poet Laureate Tod Marshall, you know he’s everywhere, all the time. Today, in fact, he’s in The Seattle Times. His Opinion-page article, “Lack of art hurting empathy,” applauds the benefits of direct experience with art in its many forms and suggests how much we might be losing by not making art a higher priority.