Politics 12 August 2009 Palin, the poet Now it all makes sense! Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML Thank you to Daniel Trilling, my colleague over at Cultural Capital, for alerting me to this wonderful performance. (I know, I know, talking about Sarah Palin is getting really tired now but I liked this too much, and miss her.) Ginsberg, Kerouac, Burroughs - watch (from beyond the grave) and wonder. Any more speeches as poems? Let Me Know. › What's better than a book? Sophie Elmhirst is features editor of the New Statesman Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles What the debate over troops on the streets is missing The problems with ending encryption to fight terrorism How long will general election campaigning be suspended after the Manchester attack?