E W Shaffer

Poetry & Prose

Graffiti artists are like modern day calligraphers. They can really twist the letter, make the letter form the image, meld image and text until it's just one thing.
Eskae, in "Graffito," 1996
Copyright © Mike Shaffer, 2009


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GRAFFITI POEMS 1—Visual poetry, perhaps a form of concrete poems or calligrams. Resemble and associated with graffiti generally, they were considered to be a dubious form of artistic expression but, like graffiti, have garnered respect in some literary circles. GRAFFITI POEMS 2
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