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National Book Award-winning poet Mark Doty reflects on Handel’s “Messiah”

Poet Mark Doty, winner of the National Book Award, reflects on one of the great traditions of the holiday season: Handel's "Messiah." 4:52

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Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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