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Every weekday, U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith delivers a different way to see the world – through poetry. Produced in partnership with the Library of Congress and the Poetry Foundation.

Every weekday, U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith delivers a different way to see the world – through poetry. Produced in partnership with the Library of Congress and the Poetry Foundation.
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Every weekday, U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smith delivers a different way to see the world – through poetry. Produced in partnership with the Library of Congress and the Poetry Foundation.

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English


Episodes

130: Dancing Bear

5/24/2019
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Today's poem is Dancing Bear by Richard Scott.

Duration:00:04:59

129: The Year I Had Cancer

5/23/2019
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Today's poem is The Year I Had Cancer by Brad Buchanan.

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128: Safe house

5/22/2019
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Today's poem is Safe house by Busisiwe Mahlangu.

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127: Big Finish

5/21/2019
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Today's poem is Big Finish by Kimberly Johnson.

Duration:00:04:59

126: My Parents' 50th Wedding Anniversary

5/20/2019
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Today's poem is My Parents' 50th Wedding Anniversary by Aaron Smith.

Duration:00:04:59

125: Yoko

5/17/2019
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Today's poem is Yoko by Thom Gunn.

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124: the break

5/16/2019
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Today's poem is the break by Nate Marshall.

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123: When Vision Narrows To A Single Beam of Light

5/15/2019
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Today’s poem is When Vision Narrows To A Single Beam of Light by Eleanor Wilner.

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123: When Vision Narrows To A Single Beam of Light

5/15/2019
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Today's poem is When Vision Narrows To A Single Beam of Light by Eleanor Wilner.

Duration:00:04:59

122: Whipping Tree

5/14/2019
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Today's poem is Whipping Tree by Rachel Eliza Griffiths.

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122: Whipping Tree

5/14/2019
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Today's poem is Whipping Tree by Rachel Eliza Griffiths.

Duration:00:04:59

121: A Room of Her Own

5/13/2019
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Today's poem is A Room of Her Own by Ming Di.

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121: A Room of Her Own

5/13/2019
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Today's poem is A Room of Her Own by Ming Di.

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120: What's Left

5/10/2019
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Today's poem is What's Left by Kerry Hardie.

Duration:00:04:59

120: What’s Left

5/10/2019
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Today's poem is What's Left by Kerry Hardie.

Duration:00:04:59

119: He Said

5/9/2019
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Today's poem is He Said by Gerald Stern.

Duration:00:04:59

119: He Said

5/9/2019
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Today's poem is He Said by Gerald Stern.

Duration:00:04:59

118: Migraine: Aura and Aftermath

5/8/2019
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Today's poem is Migraine: Aura and Aftermath by Claudia Emerson.

Duration:00:04:59

118: Migraine: Aura and Aftermath

5/8/2019
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Today's poem is Migraine: Aura and Aftermath by Claudia Emerson.

Duration:00:04:59

117: To The Republic

5/7/2019
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Today's poem is To The Republic by Frank Bidart.

Duration:00:04:59