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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

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. Support our show today: slowdownshow.org/donate.

Duration:00:04:59

239: Elegy for Almost

10/24/2019
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Today's poem is Elegy for Almost by Rebecca Lehmann. Support our show today: slowdownshow.org/donate.

Duration:00:04:59

238: Cindy Comes To Hear Me Read

10/23/2019
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Today's poem is Cindy Comes To Hear Me Read by Jill McDonough. Support our show today: slowdownshow.org/donate.

Duration:00:04:59

237: Workshop

10/22/2019
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Today's poem is Workshop by Jacob Shores-Arguello. Support our show today: slowdownshow.org/donate.

Duration:00:04:59

236: Polaroid Ode

10/21/2019
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Today's poem is Polaroid Ode by Cori Winrock. Support our show today: slowdownshow.org/donate.

Duration:00:04:59

235: Body and Soul

10/18/2019
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Today's poem is Body and Soul by Charles Wright.

Duration:00:04:59

234: Last Kiss

10/17/2019
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Today's poem is Last Kiss by Jane Ebihara.

Duration:00:04:59

233: On the D Train

10/16/2019
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Today's poem is On the D Train by Jacqueline Johnson.

Duration:00:04:59