Muriel Rukeyser Quotes

A work of art is one through which the consciousness of the artist is able to give its emotions to anyone who is prepared to receive them. There is no such thing as bad art.





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Muriel Rukeyser
Muriel Rukeyser
  • Born: December 15, 1913
  • Died: February 12, 1980
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Poet

Muriel Rukeyser was an American poet and political activist, best known for her poems about equality, feminism, social justice, and Judaism. Kenneth Rexroth said that she was the greatest poet of her "exact generation."