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Bahamas: Policing Poetry

Helen Klonaris at new Bahamian blog The Gaulin Wife is concerned that “two young poets are being investigated by the police because of the alleged sexual content of their poetry”, saying: “If the police are investigating poets and poetry, it is because they can: we as a society have agreed not to question authority…the intrusion of police into the poet's work, into the poem, is a serious human rights violation.”

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