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Listen to Donald Hall's selection of classic American poets reading from their work. These recordings are being made available as the result of a collaboration between US and UK poet laureates Donald Hall and Andrew Motion.
Schedule: Every Two Weeks

David Wagoner: Essential American Poets

Recordings of David Wagoner, with an introduction to his life and work. Recorded 2008, in Seattle.

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