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Texas Poet Twists Newsprint Into Prose

Austin Kleon is a Texas-based poet, writer, cartoonist and designer. He's found a playful way of making poetry from the newspaper. His first book, Newspaper Blackout, was published this summer. 4:49

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Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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