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  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Bill Moyers, television commentator and host of Moyers and Company, shares an essential poem to mark the end of 2016 and the start of...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    For LitHub, Jonathan Russell Clark considers the accolades Wislawa Szymborska earned during her lifetime, such as the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1996, and...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Clifton Gachagua

    What might a poem about grief and the immediate shock that precedes it look like? I’d like to imagine a long meditation, something about...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Bill Moyers celebrates the life and legacy of Maya Angelou in the first of two programs for his venture Moyers & Company. In the...

  • Featured Blogger
    By Idra Novey

    The day after the explosions at the Boston Marathon, I thought of Wislawa Szymborska’s poem, “Any Case.” When I first read the poem...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    If you didn't find your way over to check out Martín Espada chatting with Bill Moyers last week, now is your chance to do...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    As residents along the east coast survey the damage left in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, we can't help feel appalled and amazed by...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    According to the late Wislawa Szymborska's secretary, this might happen. “This is the mythical volume from 1949 that was stopped by the censors,” Michal...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Even more poetry performances from Bill Moyers! Here's a collection from over the years. From the website: Many of those writers have performed at the Geraldine...

  • Poetry News
    By Harriet Staff

    Bill Moyers asked Rita Dove "whom she considers the 21st century’s Allen Ginsberg or Countee Cullen" and she rattled off this list, complete with...

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