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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

259: Opus from Space

11/21/2019
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Today's poem is Opus from Space by Pattiann Rogers.

Duration:00:04:59

258: song: for my high school sweetheart

11/20/2019
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Today's poem is song: for my high school sweetheart by Yaya Yao.

Duration:00:04:59

257: Eros the Contagion

11/19/2019
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Today's poem is Eros the Contagion by Annie Kim.

Duration:00:04:59

256: Afterwords

11/18/2019
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Today's poem is Afterwords by Mark Strand.

Duration:00:04:59

255: The Old Country

11/15/2019
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Today's poem is The Old Country by Karina Borowicz.

Duration:00:04:59

254: So Much Happiness

11/14/2019
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Today's poem is So Much Happiness by Naomi Shihab Nye.

Duration:00:04:59

253: The Voyage Nowhere

11/13/2019
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Today's poem is The Voyage Nowhere by Jennifer Soong.

Duration:00:04:59

252: Frequently Asked Questions: #7

11/12/2019
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Today's poem is Frequently Asked Questions: #7 by Camille T. Dungy.

Duration:00:04:59

251: Feet

11/11/2019
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Today's poem is Feet by Alan Shapiro.

Duration:00:04:59

250: Passage

11/8/2019
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Today's poem is Passage by Joseph Stroud.

Duration:00:00:29

249: Hospital Linens

11/7/2019
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Today's poem is Hospital Linens by Marianne Boruch.

Duration:00:04:59

248: [They will tell you that I was sick, that I was a drug addict.]

11/6/2019
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Today's poem is [They will tell you that I was sick, that I was a drug addict.] by Dawn Lundy Martin.

Duration:00:04:59

247: Tide Pool

11/5/2019
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Today's poem is Tide Pool by John Balaban.

Duration:00:04:59

246: On Election Day

11/4/2019
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Today's poem is On Election Day by Charles Bernstein.

Duration:00:04:59

245: Push the Week

11/1/2019
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Today's poem is Push the Week by Jackie Kay.

Duration:00:04:59

244: We Are Not Responsible

10/31/2019
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Today's poem is We Are Not Responsible by Harryette Mullen.

Duration:00:04:59

243: My Aunts

10/30/2019
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Today's poem is My Aunts by Meghan O'Rourke.

Duration:00:04:59

242: Falling from the Roof of the Free World

10/29/2019
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Today's poem is Falling from the Roof of the Free World by Willa Carroll.

Duration:00:04:59

241: Lisle, Illinois, November 1972

10/28/2019
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Today's poem is Lisle, Illinois, November 1972 by Robin Silbergleid.

Duration:00:04:59

240: Processional

10/25/2019
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Today's poem is Processional by Joanna Klink.

Duration:00:04:59