Foreign News: Yowls

"Poetry making," said a foreign correspondent of a Manhattan journal, "like other crafts, is unionized under the Soviet régime."

To commemorate the 40th anniversary of Poet Sologub's activities, the Poet's Union met in Moscow and held an "Evening with the Poets."

Many "schools" were represented—symbolists, acmeists, futurists, centrifugalists, imaginists, Moscow Parnassians, poets proletarian, poets peasant, neoromantic, non -classic, constructive, aimless poets, nichevoki poets, poets aloof, high-brow and low-brow and poets independent.

The "Evening" started by a white-haired, grey-bearded professor giving a dissertation on Sologub. Then up jumped a poet symbolist; told how much...

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