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NewsHour Poetry Series
Robert Hass Reads From Prize-Winning Collection
The poet reads selections from "Time and Materials," the 2008 Pulitzer Prize-winning poetry book. 06:46

NewsHour Poetry Series
For Terrance Hayes, Pittsburgh and Poetry Are No Strangers
The poet discusses life in Pittsburgh, "where no one is a stranger," and shares some of his work. 08:01

NewsHour Poetry Series
Mary Jo Bang Examines Grief's Poetic Form, the Elegy
The poet shares two poems from her recent collection. 04:42

Poetry Documentaries
Gerald Stern: Still Burning
Produced by Norbert Lempert of REMproductions in association with the Poetry Foundation. Gerald Stern is as much the poet warrior now as when he stunned the poetry world thirty years ago with . . . 18:40

NewsHour Poetry Series
Charles Simic: From Belgrade to Poet Laureate
Born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia, Poet Laureate Charles Simic has authored 18 books and won numerous awards, including the Pulitzer. Simic reflects on his craft. 08:57

NewsHour Poetry Series
From the Air to the Page: The Poetry of John Ashbery
Profile of one of the nation's most important contemporary writers. 08:14

NewsHour Poetry Series
Fit to Print: The Business of Publishing Poetry
Seattle poetry publisher finds method to adapt to changing cultural times. 07:58

NewsHour Poetry Series
Elizabeth Bishop: Poems, Prose, and Letters
Bishop's writings collected in a new volume. 08:10

NewsHour Poetry Series
Descended from Dreamers: Poems by Li-Young Lee
The poet reads two poems from his recent collection. 04:24

Classical Baby
A Very Valentine
Animated poem read by the poet 00:35
By Gertrude Stein

Classical Baby
Mariposa
Animated poem read by Andy Garcia 00:50
By Federico García Lorca
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