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Carlo

Carlo

"Ted Hughes’s epic and monstrous Crow is everything a young bad boy fronting a rock band could ask for. It is epic and banal, mystical and ridiculous, oracular, vast, and wonderful. Folk magic rubs shoulders with hard science; gods challenge nightmares to feats of creation and “the Elephant sings deep in the forest-maze/ About a star of deathless and painless peace/ But no astronomer can find where it is.”