NPR logo

Calvin Trillin: 'Keeping the Convention Positive'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/3620199/3620200" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Calvin Trillin: 'Keeping the Convention Positive'

Calvin Trillin: 'Keeping the Convention Positive'

Calvin Trillin: 'Keeping the Convention Positive'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/3620199/3620200" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Writer Calvin Trillin, whose latest book is Obliviously On He Sailed: The Bush Administration in Rhyme, will provide a running commentary on this week's Democratic Convention, in verse. Each day he will supply us with a poem. Monday's is titled, "A Delegate Responds to the Policy of Keeping the Democratic Convention Positive."