John F Kennedy applauded poetry as a potent antidote to power
- October 26, 2013, 00:01
Americans will soon experience a painful set of national memories. In less than a month our calendars will mark the 50th anniversary of the assassinat(...)
‘Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire’: It’s an inspiring quote, but did WB Yeats say it?
- October 15, 2013, 01:00
At a conference in the US I heard the keynote speaker quote William Butler Yeats: “Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.(...)