Helping kids to view poetry as child's play

  • by: David L. Ulin , Los Angeles Times
  • Updated: June 21, 2013 - 12:39 PM

Why do schoolkids shy away from poetry? The answer, suggests “Open the Door: How to Excite Young People About Poetry” — a new book from McSweeney’s in conjunction with the Poetry Foundation — is that it’s not taught very well.

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