About Joel Gehrke

Joel Gehrke is an editorial writer for The Washington Examiner and editor of Doublethink Magazine.


Joel Gehrke Has written the following articles:


No Justice Done To Poetry At The Inauguration: On Richard Blanco

John F. Kennedy’s request that Robert Frost read at his inauguration had no precedent in United States history, but, in retrospect, appears rather predictable. The 86-year-old writer was already “the embodiment of American poetry,” as Jay Parini puts it in his biography.  Parini recalls that Kennedy enjoyed Frost’s poetry, and – more importantly, no doubt […]

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