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NewsPoet: Tess Taylor Writes The Day In Verse

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Ron Tanovitz

'Swim Your Own Race' Wins NPR's Poetry Games

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Ron Tanovitz

Honoring The Games, And The Past, With Poetry

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NewsPoet: Paisley Rekdal Writes The Day In Verse

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NewsPoet: Robert Pinsky Writes The Day In Verse

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Poet Laureate: 'Poetry's Always A Kind Of Faith'

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Natasha Trethewey, 46, is among the youngest U.S. poet laureates and the first to hail from the South since Robert Penn Warren was named by the Library of Congress in 1986. Joel Benjamin/ hide caption

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New U.S. Poet Laureate: A Southerner To The Core

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NewsPoet: Carmen Gimenez Smith's Day In Verse

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NewsPoet: Monica Youn Writes The Day In Verse

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Get Ready To Celebrate Poem In Your Pocket Day

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