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American Poetry Medley

Poetry

Interviewed by: Angela Elam

Catalog Number: 20010418, 20000419

This audio collection contains poetry by some of America’s favorite writers,  including present and past U.S Poet Laureates--Stanley Kunitz, Robert Pinsky, Robert Hass and Rita Dove--as well as Pulitzer Prize winners Carolyn Kizer and Yusef Komunyakaa.  The verse of Gary Soto and the music and poetry of  Joy Harjo and her band, Poetic Justice, round out the presentation that celebrates poetry in American life.

| Interview Year: 2000 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: Poet Laureate, Pulitzer Prize |

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