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Marilyn Hacker

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Catalog Number: 20030326, 20020515

At this 2000 Midwest Poets Series reading, Marilyn Hacker, described as a master of progressive pentameter, shares poems from a variety of her books ranging from her 1974 debut collection, Presentation Piece , to her 2000 book, Square and Courtyards.

| Subject Matter: Meter, Rhyme, Creative Use of Form | Interview Year: 2000 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: National Book Award |

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