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    The editors discuss Torrin A. Greathouse’s poem “On Confinement” from the November 2018 issue of Poetry.

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    Hosted by Al Filreis and featuring Amber Rose Johnson, Tonya Foster, and Davy Knittle.

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    Poetry's possible liberty or obligations in the wake of the US midterm elections.

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    Toby Altman visits a hospital in Washington State designed by Bertrand Goldberg and considers the costs of making art in contemporary America. Produced by Katie Klocksin.


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