[I]t's the most important writing. The greatest writers are
the great poets. When you bury your head in poetry,
it has all the mind-exploding power of serious philosophy,
but it's also music. . . .
~ Tony Kushner on Why He Wishes He Were a Poet_____________________________
Quoted from Catherine Steindler, "Tony Kushner, The Art of Theater No. 16", The Paris Review, No. 201, Summer 2012
Tony Kushner, Playwright, Dramatist, and Author, Recipient of Pulitzer Prize