Edmund White’s Rimbaud is Superb.

I’ll admit I was a little nervous about this one.  One of America’s great writers, Edmund White, has written a biography of one of France’s great poets–arguably the father of modern poetry–Arthur Rimbaud.  Sounds intelligent.  Sounds profound.  Sounds…well, maybe just a little bit over my head.  Frankly, I’ve always steered clear of Rimbaud.  My French has never been […]