The Benefits of Memorizing Poetry (The New Yorker)

We’ve all had to do it, but did you know there are good reasons (other than performance) to memorize a poem? According to author Brad Leithauser (writing in The New Yorker)¬†memorization¬†”provides us with knowledge of a qualitatively and physiologically different variety.

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