Jeanette Winterson

Jeanette Winterson

June 30, 2014 by admin
An American lady traveling to Paris in 1913 — the kind of American lady who will still be traveling to Paris in 2013 — asked Ezra Pound what he thought art was for. Pound replied: “Ask me what a rose bush is for.” Europe was on the edge of war. Do rose bushes matter in a war? What can art do for us now, in the likelihood of another war? Read More...