On John Keats’s 218th Birthday…

… here, what to my mind remains, besides & on a par with the poems, his greatest contribution to 20C & 21C poetics & thought,  & found in his  Letter to George and Tom Keats, 21, ?27 December 1817 namely, Negative Capability: Hampstead Sunday 22 December 1818 My dear Brothers I must crave your pardon for not having written ere this [ . . . ] [T]he excellence of every … Read more On John Keats’s 218th Birthday…