Tuesday, 11 August 2009
PRISON POETS in PLAGIARISM BID...
Seems like it is a popular passtime, copying the work of others. The Telegraph Online carries a story about would-be prize-winning poets who have been found to be lifting lines from published poets in a bid to earn themselves a cash prize. This from the website:
Prison poets caught in plagiarism bid
A project to encourage prisoners to explore their inner self through verse has suffered a setback after inmates were caught plagiarising poems in a bid to win a £25 prize.
The Telegraph online has the whole story HERE