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RIP Robert C. Byrd, Senator & poetry lover June 28, 2010: Robert C. Byrd, the longest-serving senator in U.S. history and a great lover of poetry, died Monday at the age of 92. NPR reports. “Poetry, simply put, is beauty defined,” Byrd said. [...] by

Learning Poems by Heart/Where to Start? May 26, 2010: Alison Flood wants to learn more poems by heart, but where should she start? My awe and envy of John Basinger, a man who has committed the whole of Paradise Lost to memory, makes me want to learn [...] by