Barry Spurr

Politics And Language

2017-04-20T14:29:12+10:00October 4th, 2016|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Professor Barry Spurr was a member of the academic staff of the Department of English in the University of Sydney for 40 years and was Australia’s first Professor of Poetry. Spurr touched off a bitter debate by denouncing the modern school curriculum for English studies. Miranda Devine, commentator and columnist for The Daily Telegraph and [...]