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Robert Stewart

Poetry

Interviewed by: Judy Ray

Catalog Number: 19831118

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Robert Stewart, then managing editor of New Letters magazine, reads poems from his chapbooks Taking Leave and Rescue Mission along with poems included in the 1988 book Plumbers. Interviews from 2005 and 2018 with Robert Stewart are also available in our audio archives.

| Interview Year: 1983 | Genre: Poetry | Awards: National Magazine Award for Editing, Thorpe Menn Award |

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