your brain on poetry

April 25, 2017

Perhaps you’ve been wondering whether or Why Reading Poetry Is Good For Your Brain. JR Thorpe offers an answer — in the affirmative — in Bustle. Poetry, apparently, stimulates emotions, language and memory, even if we know nothing about it. The author concludes there’s much more work to do, but this article is a good place to begin.

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2 Responses to “your brain on poetry”

  1. susanissima Says:

    I knew poets’ brains were blue!

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