1. Forgetfulness - Billy Collins Animated Poetry


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    • The Dead – Billy Collins Animated Poetry


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      • A Conversation with Poet Laureate W. S. Merwin


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        Kenyon Review editor David Lynn and poetry editor David Baker chat with Poet Laureate and recipient of the 2010 Kenyon Review Award for Literary Excellence, W. S. Merwin.

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        • Full Show: Going Home With Maya Angelou


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          Revisit an episode from over 30 years ago, in which Bill joined the legendary writer on her return to the small town where she grew up.

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          • Poet ROBERT PINSKY - Former US Poet Laureate shares " Samurai Song" and "Rhyme" in Ottawa, May 2nd , 2011



            On the final day of our 2011 Spring Edition , and the day of the most recent Canadian Federal Election, United States former Poet Laureate ROBERT PINSKY reads two poems at a reception for the Ottawa…

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            • "Searching" By Joyce Brinkman


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              Hear poet Joyce Brinkman read from the highest point in Indianapolis -- the grave of James Whitcomb Riley. Brinkman is the former Poet Laureate for Indiana and one of the "Airport Poets."…

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              • The Poetry Center -- Leticia Hernández-Linares and Lee Herrick


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                Lee Herrick reads from "A Thousand Saxophones" from his book This Many Miles From Desire, November 19, 2015, at The Poetry Center, San Francisco State University. The full program also features…

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                • The Poetry Center -- Leticia Hernández-Linares and Lee Herrick


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                  Leticia Hernández-Linares reads from "What the Water Gave Me" from her book Mucha Muchacha, Too Much Girl (Tía Chucha Press, 2015), November 19, 2015, at The Poetry Center,…

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                  • Rita Dove on the Power of Poetry


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                    Bill welcomes former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove, who this very week received the National Medal of Arts from President Obama. Dove served two terms as Poet Laureate, the youngest and the first African…

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