Claire Dederer

Claire Dederer lives in Seattle and writes about books and culture for the New York Times, Newsday, and many other publications.

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Articles By CLAIRE DEDERER

  • Bad Poem, Great Song
    How singer Marianne Faithfull rescued a story about a lost housewife from its creator, Shel Silverstein.
  • Field Work
    A profile of Blas Manuel De Luna.
  • Rod McKuen Appears in the Desert
    The once-famous, sentimental poet of the ’60s and ’70s still plays to packed houses. Our reporter attended his Palm Springs show and lived to tell the tale.
  • She’s Still Mad
    Anne Winters and Eleanor Lerman, both silent for years, emerge as angry as ever.

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Claire Dederer lives in Seattle and writes about books and culture for the New York Times, Newsday, and many other publications.

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Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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