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On The Air
Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson
Catalog Number: 19921225
Kunitz reads poems and talks about gardening, which he sees as an activity equal to that of writing poems. He also talks about his feeling of connection to the natural world, saying humans are no different than any other animal, growing things, or stones
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