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Yes, quite frequently
Yes, rather seldom
I think reading poetry is dull. You really should be listening to poetry. It's so much better when the poet reads it to you.
I just think it's like reading a joke or a script to a play. I can be good, but it's much better to see it performed.
To me it's the same as the difference between read a script and watching the play, or reading some jokes and watching a comedian. It can be quite good, but there really is no contest as to which is best.
I do. And I read poetry very often). But only in Russian or Ukrainian. Not in English.
I got a book titled "The Comtemporary American Poets: American Poetry since 1940".